Al-Ahly’s first football team enters a new local challenge when it faces Al-Arsenal Wednesday evening at Al-Salam Stadium at eight in the evening, in the confrontation that comes within the 16 matches of the Egypt Cup. Al-Ahly qualified for this role after defeating Beni Suef with a three-goal match One, and the Red Genie seeks to win to complete his career in the cup and competition for the title, and also is a strong preparation match and an opportunity for the participation of the largest number of players to prepare them for the semi-final match in the African Champions League, in which Al-Ahly is scheduled to face its Moroccan counterpart Wydad on October 17th Next, while Al-Arsenal qualified for the round of 16 after he ousted Banby after their match ended in a goalless draw, before Al-Shawakish settled the match with penalties.
Al-Ahly enters the arsenal confrontation and suffers from many absences, most notably the duo Ayman Ashraf and Amr Al-Soulia due to suspension, after they obtained the third yellow card in Al-Ahly’s match against Tanta in the last general league. His country to participate with the national team before the start of the Carthage Eagles camp, and Walid Suleiman will miss the match due to injury, while the position of Junior Ajay and Ahmed Al-Sheikh is still in doubt because of their fatigue.
Swiss Rene Fyler enters the match and his mind with the file of continuing with the red team or not, as Fyler is scheduled to travel to his hometown Switzerland after the end of the match, provided that his final decision is decided upon his arrival, whether by agreeing to renew his contract for a month and lead the team in the remaining league matches. African champions, or exploiting his right to terminate the contract with Al-Ahly without paying any penal conditions from 1 to 10 October, and Al-Ahly announces the final decision regarding Fyler’s fate tomorrow, Thursday, according to the agreement concluded with the Swiss coach.
On the other hand, the arsenal that competes in the second division suffers from a significant decline in the level of performance and in the results, which made it vulnerable to relegation to the third division, and the team seeks to achieve a surprise at the expense of the league champion and exploit the important absences of the red team, appear well and perform a strong competitive match.