El-Badry announces Olympic team squad for All-Africa Games qualifier
Manager Hossam El-Badry has announced the Olympic national team squad for their upcoming All-Africa Games qualifier against Burundi.
Sporting Lisbon defender Rami Rabia joins the Egypt U-23 squad as the only player plying their trade abroad.
The Olympic national team are set to face Burundi in the second leg of their All-Africa Games qualifier on the 12th of April in Egypt. The Young Pharaohs were victorious at Burundi in the first leg with a 2-0 win thanks to goals from Mahmoud Trezeguet and Mostafa Fathy.
Egypt advanced to the second round after defeating Kenya’s U-23s 4-1 on aggregate earlier last month.
Hassan Shahin, Mohamed Salem (Arab Contractors), Mahmoud Hamdy Abdel-Baqy, Hussein Ragab (Misr El-Maqassa), Rami Rabia (Sporting Lisbon), Mosaad Awad, Mahmoud ‘Trezeguet’, Mohamed Hany, Ramadan Sobhy (Al Ahly), Mohamed Fathi, Shokry Naguib (Ismaily), Mahmoud ‘Kahraba’, Osama Ibrahim (ENPPI), Mohamed ‘Bazooka’ El-Sayed, Amr Warda (Ittihad of Alexandria), Mohamed Hamouda, Mohamed Ashraf (Talaa El-Gaish), Mohamed Gomaa (Al Masry), Ragab Nabil (Wadi Degla), Hossam Ghaly (Smouha), Ahmed Samir (Zamalek).
– Ahmed Ezzeldin contributed to reporting
/ 8 hours ago
Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has played down claims about the presence of similarities...
Lebanese side Al Nejmeh have managed to qualify for the Arab Club Championship first round...
Egypt international Mohamed Abdel-Shafy is reportedly set to extend his stay at KSA giants...