Egypt has arranged a friendly match with UAE, according to an announcement by the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) on Monday.
The match will take place in Dubai on Nov. 9, according to the EFA’s Ehab Leheita.
The friendly was arranged at the request of the hosts.
The Pharaohs take on Ghana in their final qualifier for the 2018 FIFA World Cup on Nov. 12.
Egypt has already booked their place in next year’s finals after a 2-1 over Congo earlier this month.
The team will depart from Dubai straight to Kumasi following the friendly.