Sunday 19 June 2022
The first football team camp in Al-Ahly witnessed a state of intense focus a few hours before the confrontation of Zamalek scheduled for it at eight in the evening today at Al-Ahly We Al-Salam Stadium, in a meeting postponed from the 20th round of the Premier League competition.
Yalla Kora reporter learned that the team fully complied with the dates set by the technical and administrative staff for meals and lectures during the closed camp in a Cairo hotel.
The technical staff, led by the temporary coach, Sami Komsan, imposed secrecy on the last training that the Red Riding Hoods fought, yesterday evening, and then held a lecture at the residence hotel, which witnessed an explanation of the way of playing and the duties of each player in the team.
The last hours witnessed a complete rejection by the technical staff of the request of the financial midfielder, Aliu Diang, who wanted to participate in the match and confirmed that he was no longer suffering from any pain, but the acting coach insisted on resting him to keep him.
And sources revealed, in exclusive statements to Laila Koura, that Sami Komsan revealed the features of the formation in yesterday’s lecture, but he is still greatly confused about choosing the final form in which the meeting will take place.
But the closest so far to participate in the match – according to the source – is Mohamed El-Shennawy as a goalkeeper, in front of him is the quartet Mohamed Hani (Karim Fouad), Yasser Ibrahim, Rami Rabea (Ayman Ashraf) and Ali Maaloul, in front of them Amr Al-Sulayya, Hamdi Fathi, Ahmed Abdel-Qader, Taher Mohamed Taher and Hussein Al-Shahat, and in The attack, Muhammad Sharif, to keep Walid Suleiman, Percy Tau and Muhammad Magdy Afsha, as trump cards on the bench.
The sources said that Mahmoud Al-Khatib, the club’s president and commissioner to supervise the football sector, did not leave the team for the past 48 hours, as he attended the main training session the day before yesterday and was there after that at the residence hotel to check on everything, and then made sure to communicate by phone on an ongoing basis with Sayed Abdel Hafeez, the director of football, to check on everything. Administrative matters.
Al-Ahly enters the match while it is in third place in the Premier League table, with 40 points from 17 games, and is set to reduce the difference against the defending champions, Zamalek, who are the leaders with 44 points from 20 games.