Pyramids players celebrated John Antoe’s goal at the Arab Contractors net
A win that sparked a struggle came second after Pyramids had 29 points from 17 games in fourth place, compared to 32 for Arab contractors who finished second.
Zamalek threatens the net of the Mountain Wolves, as it has 31 points from 15 games and has 3 deferred matches against Al-Ahly, Enppi and Al-Masry.
The Pyramids formation witnessed several absences due to the suspensions of Ahmed Ayman Mansour, Rajab Bakkar, Omar Jaber, Ali Jabr and Islam Issa from the Pyramids ranks for 3 games against the backdrop of the Al-Ahly match events.
The guests took advantage of the contractors ’defensive mistakes in the first half and scored both goals.
The meeting saw no danger in the first minutes, and over time, Pyramids began threatening the goalkeepers’ goal.
A cross from Ahmed Tawfiq, who proceeded from the right side to Mohamed Hamdi inside the penalty area, from which he scored the first goal of Pyramids in the 38th minute.
4 minutes later, from a fatal mistake by goalkeeper Hassan Shaheen, who scattered the ball forcefully and bounced off defender Mohamed Samir, John Antoe wentalkeeper and scored easily.
A goal bearing the number 70 of John Antoe in the Egyptian League strengthened his bras in the ranking of foreign scorers in the competition throughout its history.
جون Ghanaian John Antoe is the best foreign scorer in the history of the Egyptian league, reaching his 70th goal in the league
?37 goals in Egypt clearing shirt
?28 goals in the Ismaili Shirt
أهداف3 goals in Al-Ahly jersey
– FilGoal (@FilGoal) February 11, 2020
In the next minute, the Imad Al-Nahhas battalion almost narrowed the difference in a quick attack, but the attention of the Pyramids defense prevented a goal from being scored after Abdullah Al-Bakri scattered a ball from the goal line.
The second half saw no danger from both teams, and the Arab Contractors striker, Shoukry Naguib, narrowed the lead with a shot in the 79th minute. It hit defender Wilfred Cannon, and Mahdi Suleiman deflected it.
Pyramids maintained their lead and a 2-0 victory suffered the Arab contractors’ third defeat in the last 4 league matches.