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Cairo Derby moved to Borg El-Arab stadium

Posted on July 19, 2015

Borg El-Arab Stadium

The 110th league between and has been moved to the Borg El-Arab Stadium in Alexandria.

The Egyptian FA had originally made the decision to play the match between Ahly and Zamalek, Cairo and ’s biggest clubs, at the El-Gouna Stadium.

However, executive director of the Egyptian FA Tharwat Sweilem took the decision to change venue, to the Borg El-Arab Stadium at 8:00 p.m. (GMT +2), after meeting with the government ministers.

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It was also announced that the match will be officiated by Serbian referees.

Zamalek are one point away from snatching the Egyptian league title meaning they only need a draw, with three games remaining.

Today Ahly’s training session was called off after fans packed the Mokhtar El-Tetsh stadium before their training session.


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