The Egyptian Football Association has named ex-Al-Ahly manager Hossam El-Badry coach of Egypt’s national team.
Former Egypt and Ismaily manager Mohsen Saleh says the delay in announcing a new Egypt manager suggests there are reservations regarding the candidates.
Egypt’s hopes for an eighth Africa Cup of Nations title were dashed on Saturday, losing to South Africa 1-0 in the round of 16 after a string of poor performances.
It feels like only yesterday Egypt’s national team was living up to its nickname, presiding over a dynasty of three successive Africa Cup of Nations titles. However so much has happened in the North African nation since then that the Pharaohs’ 2006-2010 three-peat feels as ancient as their namesake.
Egypt has named a 25-man preliminary squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations to be held next month on home soil.
Egyptian and African football authorities have revealed ticket prices and seating tiers for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.
Tickets for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations will be available to purchase online by the middle of this month, according to officials.