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A strong confrontation between Zamalek and Al Masry in the league’s opening fixture as the clubs go head to head.
The Egyptian federation of football conducted the fixtures draw for the Egyptian Premier League, which will be launched in the 26th of December – after previously being delayed twice, with the tie of the round being Zamalek against Al Masry of Port Said in Cairo International Stadium.
There is little doubt that Zamalek have the hardest set of opening fixtures as they face Al Masry and Ismaily consecutively.
The schedule for Zamalek S.C matches in the first round of the league is as follows:
–Week 1: Zamalek vs Al Masry (Home)
–Week 2: Bye
–Week 3: Zamalek vs Ismaily (Home)
–Week 4: Tala’a El-Gaish vs Zamalek (Away)
–Week 5: Zamalek vs Haras El Hodood (Home)
–Week 6: El-Menia vs Zamalek (Away)
–Week 7: Zamalek vs Petrojet (Home)
–Week 8: Zamalek vs Qanah FC (Away)
–Week 9: Zamalek vs Telephonat Beni Sweif SC (Home)
–Week 10: Wadi Degla vs Zamalek (Away)
–Week 11: Ittihad El-Shorta vs Zamalek (Away)
The league is set to be played behind closed doors for the opening weeks due to fear of violence by the fans.