Egypt to play friendlies against North African sides
Egypt’s national team manager, Hector Cuper has requested to play friendlies against North African sides during the upcoming months.
Egypt’s national team general supervisor, Hany Abou-Rida spoke about the upcoming period for the national team.
“I had a chat with Hector Cuper after the game and he requested to have a monthly training camp to be concluded by a friendly game,” he said.
Egypt’s next official game in the FIFA agenda will be in March when they face Nigeria therefore Abou-Rida spoke about the options of teams to play till March.
“Since we will be playing outside the FIFA International Agenda, we will be looking for teams that do not have a majority of their players in Europe. We do not mind facing Algeria or any country from North Africa,” he concluded.
It is to be noted that Tunisia, Algeria, Libya and Morocco have all qualified to the group stages of the 2018 World Cup Qualifiers alongside Egypt.
/ 9 hours ago
Chelsea winger Victor Moses has officially announced his retirement from international football in an...
/ 11 hours ago
The Egyptian Football Association has announced that former Egypt U-23 coach Hany Ramzy has...
/ 18 hours ago
Egypt’s newly appointed manager Javier Aguirre has revealed he has started to know the players,...
/ 18 hours ago
Brazilian legend Ronaldinho Gaúcho has hailed Mohamed Salah, saying the Egyptian has the ability to...