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Maradona: Al Ahly played superbly against Roma

Posted on May 22, 2016



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Argetinean football legend praised  ’s performance in their 4-3 win against , in a thrilling friendly encounter on Friday.

Football legend and icon Maradona watched the match from main stands of the Hazza Bin Zayed stadium.

“Al Ahly played well against AS Roma; also, the fans were outstanding and they deserve to be praised,” Maradona said in a televised interview.

He added that Al Ahly made several mistakes and wasted a lot of crucial chances in the match, which kept them from racking up a bigger scoreline against the Italians.

The two-time World Cup winner was impressed with Momen Zakaria second goal, as well ’s overall performance.

“The match was very open; this was the secret of its success,” he concluded.


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