Egypt’s Ahmed Hassan ‘Koka’ excluded from squad as Benfica defeats Braga one nil...
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VIDEO: Egyptian duo feature as Basel lose to Dortmund
The Egyptian duo were likely replaced at the interval due to fatigue from fasting, although Salah – who assisted three times in Basel’s two previous friendlies – looked lively during the first-half with some trademark runs and was unlucky not to score.
New Dortmund signing Henrik Mkhitaryan setup Marco Reus’ opener before scoring his own after Basel temporarily equalized through Fabien Schar. Jonas Hofmann struck late to seal the victory for the visiting German giants.
Basel open their Swiss league title defense at home against newly promoted FC Aarau this Saturday.