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Egypt’s second division season to resume on September 20

Egypt's second division season to resume on September 20

The has announced the Egyptian second division season is set to resume on September 20.

All Sporting activities in the country were put on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic, before the EFA announced the return of the top flight on August 6th.

And now according to a statement released by the EFA, the lower division is set to resume over a month later, exactly on September 20, with the clubs starting to do the first round of the COVID-19 testing on August 4.

The Egyptian second division is divided into three groups of 12 teams and many teams could secure their spot in the top flight next season.

In group A (Cairo’s group), Ceramica Cleopatra, El-Dakhelya, and Petrojet are currently in the top three spots, fighting for the sole promotion spot, which is occupied by Ceramica Cleopatra.

The race for promotion is more fierce in group B as it’s currently led by Alaab Damanhour, followed by Ghazal El-Mahalla, Pharco, and El-Mansoura.

Lastly, Beni Suef and Bank Al-Ahly are top of group C, but only three points ahead of Aluminium FC and Sheban Qena.

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