Egyptian police foil antiquities smugglers at Damietta port    Three electric transformers attacked in Minya    El-Serify put under "probationary measures" over hunger strike    Bayern Munich's Robben doubtful for season opener against Wolfsburg    Egypt's top prosecutor orders probe into Facebook page for 'inciting violence'    Six wounded in bomb attack on Egypt security vehicle in Sinai    NGO law will comply with constitution and international standards: Ministry of Social Solidarity    Israel assassinates senior Hamas officials    Ghana drop Boateng, Muntari from CAN 2015 qualifiers squad    Atletico Madrid aim to upstage big spenders    Eni starts production at DEKA project in Egypt    HRW says IS execution of US journalist is 'war crime'    Foreign assisted suicide cases in Switzerland double in four years    Making a living on the street    Heavy pot use in teen years may predict later-life disability    Ebola Sickens Economies Of West Africa    Russia and Egypt: Déjà Vu?    US Rebuts Egypt's Ferguson Remarks, Says Situation ‘Not Comparable'    Ex-Minister Of Trade & Industry Gets 15 Years In Prison For Graft    World Bank to Advise on Egypt's Suez Canal Mega Project    Thai junta leader appointed PM by hand-picked parliament    Hewlett-Packard Posts Surprise Revenue Gain After PC Sales Jump    Holder says he understands mistrust of police    Number Of Jailed Egyptian Activists Go On Hunger Strike    Egyptian Pound Unchanged On Official And Black Markets    Dar Alhandasah Wins Suez Canal Project Bid; 8 Months Needed To Finish Master Plan    Egypt Police Say They Arrested 13 Of A New Alleged Cairo Militant Group    Egypt's president ratifies property tax law    Seven killed, 11 injured in Giza road crash    Egypt stocks buoyed by Suez Canal project, despite profit-taking    17 Morsi supporters sentenced to life imprisonment    Studies on Suez Canal Project to start within days: Dar Al-Handasah operations director    Supply service call centre to be inaugurated Thursday: MCIT    Gaza fighting resumes as truce collapses    Martin Scorsese backs classic cinema at Cairo festival    Alaa Abdel Fattah launches hunger strike    Bringing international literature to the blind    Poet Behbahani, 'lioness of Iran', dies at 87    Egypt to Create 3 New Governorates    Suspects in Mortada Mansour assassination attempt arrested    Egypt recall 11 Europe-based players for CAN qualifiers    Egyptian documentary ‘The Square' wins three Emmys    Arsenal's Ramsey Pounces Late To Sink Palace In EPL    Egyptian Controversial Cartoonist Mostafa Hussein Dies at 79    Saudi efforts to professionalise football marred by politics    Egypt Restores Samples of Stolen Pieces from Cheops Pyramid    Egypt drop two but stay in top 40 in FIFA ranking    Australian Study Finds Egyptian Mummies May Date Back To 4,500BC    







Thank you for reporting!
This image will be automatically disabled when it gets reported by several people.




Your friends recommend

Zamalek brace for Ahly clash in African derby
Whites begin preparations for upcoming match against Ahly in final round of African Champions League group stage on 16 September
Published in Ahram Online on 04 - 09 - 2012

Egyptian football club Zamalek will play two friendly matches within the context of preparations for their anticipated derby with Cairo rivals Ahly in the final round of the African Champions League group stage slated for 16 September.
The match will be held behind closed doors in Alexandria's Borg Al-Arab Stadium for security reasons.
"On Wednesday, the team will begin a closed training camp in 6 October City to prepare for the game," Zamalek assistant coach Osama Nabih told the club's official website.
"We will play two friendly matches – on 8 and 12 September – at the training camp," he added.
Ahly have already booked their place in the semi-finals, while the Whites have lost any hope of qualifying after their disastrous campaign.
Despite Sunday's 2-0 loss to DR Congo's TP Mazembe, Ahly are on top of Group B with ten points, alongside the Congolese team, while Zamalek – who were held to a 1-1 draw with Ghanaian side Berekum Chelsea – is currently at the bottom with only one point.
Ahly now have to beat Zamalek and are hoping Mazembe do not overcome Chelsea – the third with six points –in their last game to advance as group winners, as DR Congo enjoy a better head-to-head record.
The Red Devils hope to avoid a tricky semi-final clash against Group A leaders Esperance of Tunisia, who knocked them out at the same stage two years ago on the away-goals rule following a 2-2 aggregate draw.
Ahly beat Zamalek 1-0 last month behind closed doors in the first Cairo derby to be held in the absence of fans.
(For more sports news and updates, follow Ahram Online Sports on Twitter at@AO Sportsand on Facebook atAhramOnlineSports)


Clic here to read the story from its source.