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Amwal Al Ghad English - 2017-12-31 06:36:27
Ahly, whose match squad included players from other Egyptian and Arab Gulf clubs, threw away a 2-0 lead to lose 3-2 to Spanish La Liga side Atletico Madrid in a friendly played under the slogan "Peace Against Terrorism" in Alexandria on Saturday. "This big sports event is arranged to stress the role of sporting institutions in supporting the country while it faces various challenges," read a statement on Ahly's official website ahead of the game. The Cairo giants took the lead through their forward Moamen Zakarya six minutes before the break and winger Ahmed El-Sheikh made it 2-0 in the 52nd minute. However, a hat-trick from substitute striker Kevin Gameiro on 64, 73 and 82 minutes gave Atletico a comeback win. The starting line-up included just four Ahly players, while Atletico fielded most of their stars including Fernando Torres and Antoine Griezmann, who was introduced in the second half. "We had a blast with our fans in Alexandria. Thanks for coming out and making us feel at home!" Atletico wrote on their official Twitter account ahead of the game. It's not the first time for the Spanish side to arrive in Egypt as they visited the country in November 2011 when they beat Zamalek 4-1 in a friendly as part of the latter club's centennial celebrations. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2017-12-28 06:54:50
Egypt and Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah donated €30,000 to the Association of Veteran Players in Egypt, revealed sports host and former footballer Khaled al-Ghandour on Tuesday evening. “One hundred and twenty families in Egypt receive a monthly wage of 400 pounds from the association,” according to Ghandour. Salah recently won a poll for the 2017 Arab player of the year, which was launched by the beIN Sports channel on Twitter December 22. The Egyptian star was also crowned the Premier League Player of the Month for November. He competed for the prize against Kevin De Bruyne and Raheem Sterling from league leaders Manchester City, Burnley’s Robbie Brady, Ashley Young from Manchester United, Chelsea winger Eden Hazard, and Arsenal’s Shkodran Mustafi. To cap off a sweep of awards and an excellent year, Salah has also secured the BBC’s African Footballer of the Year award. According to English media reports, Spain’s Real Madrid wants Salah to join the team by the summer season in a deal worth €100 million. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2017-12-25 06:18:33
The family of the Premier League star Mohamed Salah celebrated in Egypt on Saturday the issuance of official licenses to build an ambulance facility in their home village- a dream of the the football champion. Final approval to build the facility was given by the governor of Gharbia in the village of Najrij in Basion city, the birthplace of Salah. Salah told Al-Masry Al-Youm that the ambulance unit was one of his dreams to help the villagers in his hometown. He added that he is very happy to achieve it and “won’t be late to realise your (villagers) demands.” The Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health in Gharbiya Mohamed Sharshar said that the Minister of Health officially approved two days ago the establishment of an ambulance unit, to be built at the expense of Salah. For his part, Salah Ghali, the father of Salah, said in statements to Al-Masry Al-Youm that he had already been in contact with contractor to start establishing the ambulance unit after being officially approved. He said that he has tried for more than three years to achieve the dream of his son and the people of his village, adding that in a few months the building will be completed and according to the correct specifications and standards. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2017-12-23 08:46:09
Egypt has remained in the 31st place in FIFA's monthly global football rankings, FIFA stated in its website. December's listings were released Thursday. The Pharaohs, who qualified to the World Cup competition next year for the first time since 1990, have not played in December and have maintained their overall position in the rankings. Egypt is still the third among African countries, behind Senegal (23) and Tunisia (27). Egypt's national football team, who are paired with Saudi Arabia, host Russia and South American powerhouse Uruguay in Group A, will play friendlies against Portugal and Bulgaria in March in preparation for the 2018 World Cup. FIFA's December rankings saw no major position changes in the top 50 places, with Germany still in the lead, ahead of Brazil, Portugal, Argentina and Belgium. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2017-12-16 07:28:58
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola was named November’s Premier League manager of the month for his third straight award while red-hot Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah became the first Egyptian to win the player of the month award. Unbeaten City are top of the table with 49 points and defeated Arsenal, Leicester City, Huddersfield Town and Southampton in November as they stretched their winning streak to a record 15 games. Guardiola beat out Chelsea’s Antonio Conte, Burnley’s Sean Dyche, Liverpool’s Juergen Klopp, Manchester United’s Jose Mourinho and Arsenal’s Arsene Wenger for the award. The Premier League’s top scorer Salah was voted BBC African Footballer of the Year for 2017 this week and found the net seven times in November to swell his tally to 13 goals. He scored twice in each of the wins against West Ham United, Southampton and Stoke City, and the opener in the 1-1 draw with defending champions Chelsea. Salah edged out Burnley’s Robbie Brady, Manchester City duo Kevin De Bruyne and Raheem Sterling, Manchester United’s Ashley Young, Chelsea’s Eden Hazard and Arsenal’s Shkodran Mustafi. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2017-12-12 06:51:48
The eagerly anticipated last-16 draw of the UEFA Champions League has lined up Egyptian and Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah to face Porto, who are currently top of the Portuguese league, Primeira Liga. The tie of the round, however, will see Cristiano Ronaldo take on Neymar, as current holders and the competition’s most successful side, Real Madrid, battle for a place in the quarter finals against big-spending French heavyweights PSG, who broke a record with most goals scored in the group stages after hitting 25 in six matches. Elsewhere, fifth-placed Spanish team Sevilla will host Manchester United, Chelsea come up against Spanish leaders Barcelona, Italian champions Juventus face Tottenham Hotspur. While Basel host Manchester City, Bayern Munich face Basel, and Shakhtar Donetsk take on Roma. The draw, held on Monday in the Swiss city of Nyon, determined fixtures for 16 teams to compete in the knockout stage of the competition. The rules of the tournament stipulate that teams from the same group, country, or association cannot be drawn against each other. Winners of each of the groups in the previous round – which concluded last Wednesday – take on teams which finished in second place in other groups. In the draw for the round of 16, the eight group winners are seeded, and the eight group runners-up are unseeded. Seeded teams are drawn against unseeded teams, with seeded teams hosting the second leg. The group winners were: Manchester United, Paris Saint-Germain, Roma, Barcelona, Liverpool, Manchester City, Beşiktaş, and Tottenham Hotspur. While runners-up were: Basel, Bayern Munich, Chelsea, Juventus, Sevilla, Shakhtar Donetsk, Porto, Real Madrid. The first leg of last-16 matches will be played during 13, 14, 20, and 21 February, while the second leg of matches will take place on March 6, 7, 13, and 14. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2017-12-05 07:43:26
Egypt's Zamalek chairman Mortada Mansour has announced several new faces in the coaching staff after the resignation of assistants Tarek Yehya, Medhat Abdel-Hady and Hussein El-Sayed due to the team's poor results in the Egyptian Premier League. "I thanked the three who resigned for what they have achieved with team," Mansour told a television programme. "Former Zamalek player Nabil Mahmoud will join the coaching staff alongside a foreign assistant coach for current manager Nebojsa," "Ayman Hafez, who has a strong character, will be Zamalek's football director." Mortada Mansour was officially re-elected as Zamalek football club president after two days of elections that ended last month. Zamalek are fourth in the table with 19 points from 11 games. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2017-12-04 07:36:22
Mohamed Salah only joined Liverpool during the summer but the club are already having to fend off interest in him. The Egyptian winger has scored 18 goals in 24 appearances so far this season and his performances have attracted the attention of the world's biggest club. Salah's international manager Hector Cuper has revealed that Real Madrid want to sign the former Chelsea man. “I’ve received confirmed news revealing Real Madrid’s interest in Salah, but let’s not rush things,” he told Egyptian broadcaster ON Sport TV. “To me, he is in an amazing position right now.” Liverpool spent £34million on Salah tis summer and will be in no mood to let him leave, especially as Philippe Coutinho looks likely to join Barcelona in the summer. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2017-12-02 08:24:32
Egypt was handed a favourable draw for the 2018 World Cup, as it  was drawn against hosts Russia, Uruguay and Saudi Arabia. The draw was held during a ceremony at the State Kremlin Palace in Moscow on Friday. The Pharaohs, who were in pot 3, have been drawn in Group A. They will face 2010 World Cup semi-finalists Uruguay in their first group stage match at Ekaterinburg Arena on June 15 at 14:00 CLT. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2017-11-30 09:10:36
Egypt’s dazzling forward Mohamed Salah came off the bench to score twice and lead Liverpool to a 3-0 rout of Stoke City in the Premier League on Wednesday, going two goals clear on top of the scorers’ chart. Salah replaced Dominic Solanke in the 67th minute and quickly made his mark, doubling Liverpool’s advantage with a brilliant strike 10 minutes later. He met an inviting cross from Sadio Mane, who scored a first-half opener, with a brilliant left-foot volley that left the keeper with no chance. Salah completed a personal double seven minutes from time when he robbed Stoke’s last defender and broke clear to slot home with aplomb. He took his tally to 12 Premier League goals in 14 appearances, two ahead of Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane. The result left Liverpool fifth on 26 points from 14 games, two behind fourth-placed Arsenal and three adrift of third-placed Chelsea as they stretched their unbeaten league run to five games. It also delighted manager Juergen Klopp, who praised Salah after the Egypt forward came off the bench in the 67th minute and showed his class with a brilliant volley followed by a clinical finish. "Thank you is all I said to Mohamed Salah, it is nice to come on in a situation like this," Klopp told the BBC. "That is a proper away game, it is a difficult place. It was very deserved and we are very happy." Mane fired Liverpool ahead with a superbly dinked finish in the 17th minute after right back Joe Gomez kept the ball in play and pulled it back for Dominic Solanke, who threaded it through to the Senegal winger. As Stoke briefly regained their composure, Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet was fortunate to receive only a yellow card for a lunging tackle on the edge of his penalty area, although Klopp defended the referee's decision. "I don’t think it was lucky with Simon Mignolet, there were two defenders around the situation and he is not the last man," said the German. Mane hit the outside of the post with only goalkeeper Lee Grant to beat in the 42nd minute before Liverpool's former midfielder Joe Allen squandered two gilt-edged chances for Stoke after the break. The Wales international had a shot deflected inches wide of the far post and then volleyed over the bar from seven metres before Salah lit up the final quarter of the match. Having replaced Solanke, he made it 2-0 in the 77th minute when he hammered his volley past Grant after Mane broke down the right and delivered an inch-perfect cross. Salah got on the end of a poor back-pass six minutes later and buried the ball past Grant to delight the away fans before Stoke spurned a late chance to pull one back, when three players with only Mignolet to beat managed to miss the target. More»