Having represented Egypt at both U-20 and senior level, the "Sultan" glutted on club success with Inter FC in Ireland, winning it all. Two Irish championships and an Irish Cup later, Abed-Sulaiman took up a new challenge, Singapore's S-League. Seen as a safe, sure upgrade to the callow Clair Harlow.
Not the most popular of characters in the dressing room and a known control freak, Abed-Sulaiman nevertheless garners respect from all teammates on the pitch for his utter dedication to the cause.
An adept at saving penalties in pressure cooker environments, he once astoundingly stopped all five in a Cup semifinal shootout against Chinablack.