Egypt manager Héctor Cúper has named his final squad for the Pharaohs’ Nov. 12 World Cup qualifier against Ghana.
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 has arranged a friendly match with UAE, according to an announcement by the Egyptian Football Association on Monday.
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.
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.
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.
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.