Connect with us


INFOGRAPHIC: Spotlight on El-Nenny in the UCL

As FC Basel look to host Champions League title holders Real Madrid tonight, all Egyptians’ eyes will be directed towards one of their most significant players abroad this season, Mohamed El-Nenny.

In spite of being in the same group with the Spanish titans Real Madrid and English Premier League runners-up Liverpool, FC Basel are so far sitting in the second qualifying spot three points ahead of the Reds and Bulgarian outfit Ludogorets Razgrad with six points in hand, waiting for two decisive encounters on the horizon.

Kingfut’s Hesham Abozekry directs the spotlight at the young Egyptian who was chosen amongst the 25 nominees list for winning the African player of the year, featuring his stats in this season’s edition of the UEFA Champions League.

El-Nenny who came off the bench in the last game FC Basel’s last game against FC Aarau of the Swiss Super League last Sunday and provided an assist, is strongly predicted to be in the starting line-up for the Swiss Champions against Real Madrid. The Egyptian has played more minutes than any other midfielder for Basel this campaign not missing a single minute so far in the Champions League group stages.

*The following INFOGRAPHIC shows Mohamed El-Nenny’s statistics, featuring some of his offensive and defensive numbers to highlight the key strengths of the Egyptian.

141126 El-Nenny INFOG KM

This table also compares El-Nenny’s statistics to his fellow midfielders, his numbers clearly show why he has been chosen to play the whole four games taking into consideration that two of the four games were played against two heavy-weights Real Madrid and Liverpool.

Hesham is a young architect who has been a passionate fan of Egyptian and international football since 1994. A big fan of Arsenal and Al Ahly. Loves the game and believes it can be pushed to another level in his home country - Egypt - if well presented.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *



More in Features