09:14 PM | Friday, February 21, 2020
Sami El Shishiny, the general coach of Zamalek
Club coach Sami El-Shishiny revealed Zamalek, On the organ’s position regarding running the summit meeting in front of Al Ahly in the Egyptian Premier League, scheduled for next Monday.
Zamalek Club won the title The Egyptian Super After the victory over Al-Ahly with a penalty shootout, which was held at the Mohammed bin Zayed Stadium in the Emirates.
Sami El-Shishiny said, in statements to Al-Shabab and Sports radio: “If the summit match was held on time, we will play the match in the second row against Al-Ahly.”
He continued: “The technical staff of the team will collect a session, and then we will study everything.”
He added: “The team will rest tomorrow from group exercises, and in the event that the summit match is held on time, we will enter a closed camp on Sunday.”
He concluded: “The Al-Ahly match will not differentiate with us. Al-Ahly is a great club, but the African Champions League is more important. We will face Esperance in the return leg.”
A source inside the white team had revealed to Al-Watan Sport, earlier, that the Zamalek coach had spoken to the Board of Directors about the difficulty of the main players participating in facing Al-Ahly, given the extreme stress they face in light of not postponing the match, especially since there is a confrontation It is also difficult for Tunisias Esperance in the first leg of the quarter-finals of the African Champions League next Friday.
The source pointed out that the Board of Directors understood the coach’s position and his keenness on the interest of the white team that focuses in the African Champions League in particular and different from its focus in the Egyptian Premier League, in which Al-Ahly excels with a large number of points.