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Salah highlights Egypt hat-trick at CAF Awards | January 4, 2018 - It was a virtual clean sweep for Egypt's national team at the CAF Awards on Thursday, led by Mohamed Salah's African Footballer of the Year title.
Egypt picks Grozny as World Cup base | December 27, 2017 - Egypt says it has settled on the southern Russian city of Grozny as its base for the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals in Russia.
Egypt hopes players will avoid rigors of fasting before World Cup | December 27, 2017 - Egyptian Football Association president Hany Abo Rida says he will encourage players to avoid fasting during Ramadan, so as not to suffer the physical rigors that would result during the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals in Russia. 
Egypt squad Egypt FA confirm Portugal, Bulgaria friendly dates | December 19, 2017 - The Egyptian Football Association has officially announced plans to play against Portugal and Bulgaria in friendly matches next year. 
Essam El-Hadary El-Hadary: No weak teams in World Cup | December 14, 2017 - Egypt goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary believes anything is possible for every team at the World Cup,…
Mexico vs. Egypt - 1999 FIFA Confederations Cup Mexico requests friendly with Egypt | December 7, 2017 - Mexico has asked to play a friendly international with Egypt in preparation for the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals.
Egypt squad Egypt drawn with hosts Russia, Uruguay, and Saudi Arabia for 2018 World Cup | December 1, 2017 - Egypt has been drawn in Group A to face hosts Russia, Red Sea neighbors Saudi Arabia, and former World Cup winners Uruguay at the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals next summer.
Hector Cuper Egypt, Cúper nominated for CAF awards | November 27, 2017 - African football governing body CAF announced short-lists for its awards on Monday, which included nominations for both Egypt's national team and manager Héctor Cúper.
Egypt turns down Russia friendly | November 14, 2017 - Egypt turned down an offer to play Russia during the ongoing international break, according to FA President Hany Abourida in a TV interview on Tuesday.
Egypt 2018 home kit Egypt FA defends Adidas kit deal | November 14, 2017 - The Egyptian Football Association's Ehab Leheita explained some of the details behind the Pharaohs' kit deal with German apparel maker Adidas in a TV interview Monday, defending the team's choice of outfitter. 
Ghana vs. Egypt Experimental Egypt hold Ghana in final World Cup qualifier | November 13, 2017 - Egypt held Ghana to a 1-1 draw in Cape Coast on Sunday, closing out their…
Egypt 2018 home kit Egypt’s World Cup kit officially unveiled | November 6, 2017 - Adidas has officially unveiled Egypt's home kit for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Egypt squad Salah rests, Shikabala returns as Egypt finalize squad for Ghana qualifier | November 1, 2017 - Egypt manager Héctor Cúper has named his final squad for the Pharaohs' Nov. 12 World Cup qualifier against Ghana.
Egypt squad Return of the Amrs: Marei, Warda back in Egypt fold | October 24, 2017 - Egypt manager Héctor Cúper has called up 16 foreign-based players in preparation for the team's final 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Ghana.
Egypt squad Egypt to face UAE in friendly | October 16, 2017 - Egypt has arranged a friendly match with UAE, according to an announcement by the Egyptian Football Association on Monday. 
FIFA World Cup - Russia 2018 Full Africa World Cup qualifying scenarios | October 13, 2017 - After three years of blood, sweat, and tears, 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying in Africa is coming down to the final hurdle. Who's in? Who's still alive? What exactly do they have to do to get to Russia? We break it all down.
Cúper to lead Pharaohs in Russia, team targets several friendlies | October 11, 2017 - Egyptian Football Association president Hani Abo Rida has confirmed that Argentine manager Héctor Cúper will manage the Pharaohs at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Egypt qualifies for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia It finally happened | October 9, 2017 - From withdrawals due to war, to erroneous off-side calls, to empty-net misses, to 'Groups of Death', to shots off the woodwork and untimely rule changes, we look back on the miserable misfortune of past World Cup qualifying campaigns and at how it finally went Egypt's way.
Abdalla El-Said Latest on Egypt injuries: El-Said, Mostafa Fathi likely out | October 5, 2017 - Egypt team doctor Mohamed Abouleila has confirmed that midfielders Abdalla El-Said and Mostafa Fathi are unlikely to be fit in time for the Pharaohs' crunch World Cup qualifier against Congo on Sunday.
Hector Cuper Cúper: Egypt only focused on Congo | October 2, 2017 - Egypt manager Héctor Cúper has stressed that his team is only focused on Sunday's World Cup qualifier against Congo and nothing else.