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VIDEO: Mohamed Ibrahim brace leads Zamalek to victory

Posted on May 12, 2016
Photo: Zamalek SC


A Mohamed Ibrahim brace ensured Zamalek maintained their perfect run under Helmy Toulan, with a win against Petrojet.

Reigning Egyptian Premier League champions Zamalek have won both matches since the departure of Scottish manager Alex McLeish earlier this month.

FC Basel target Mostafa Fathi was handed a starting berth, as the Swiss club had delegates watching from the stands.

The Whites would have taken the lead early in the game when Emmanuel Mayuka came close, but his effort was off-target.

Mohamed Ibrahim finally put the hosts in front in the 23rd minute, after playing a slick one-two with Mayuka.

Petrojet hit the crossbar as they pushed for an equalizer in the second half; the visiting side had other chances, but goalkeeper Gennesh was equal to every effort.

Ibrahim completed his brace four minutes before time, with Ahmed Hamoudi assisting to seal victory for Zamalek who have temporarily reduced ’s lead at the top to five points.


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