Betso Musimani, the coach of Al-Ahly, settled on the formation in which the Moroccan Wydad match scheduled for 9 pm today, Saturday, at Mohammed V Stadium in Morocco in the first leg of the African Champions League semi-finals, and the expected formation of Al-Ahly includes: Mohamed El Shennawy, Yasser Ibrahim, Ayman Ashraf, Ali Maaloul, Muhammad Hany, Amr Al-Soulia, Aliou Diang, Hussein Al-Shahat, Junior Ajay, Muhammad Magdy Qafsha, and Marwan Mohsen.
Despite the stability of this formation, there is more than one scenario for the technical apparatus for this match, as the duo Hamdi Fathy and Senegalese U Badji are being prepared to pay any of them.
ويدخل Ahly Facing Wydad, who is missing from a large number of his stars who are on the African list, headed by the heart defenders Mahmoud Metwally and Rami Rabia, while Mahmoud Abdel Moneim Kahraba moved away from technical accounts for his continued suffering from injury to the back muscle, while the red team regains the efforts of the duo, the main guard Mohamed El Shennawy and defender Ayman Ashraf, who missed the last matches locally due to injury.
The Al-Ahly technical apparatus, led by Betso Musimini, settled after consulting with his auxiliary apparatus on the plan that he would play against the Moroccan Wydad, which is 4/3/2/1, by pushing Muhammad El Shennawy into the goalkeeping center, and in front of him are the defense quartets Ahmed Fathy, Ayman Ashraf, Yasser Ibrahim and the Tunisian Ali Maaloul, and Musimani wants to play with 3 defenders in the middle of the stadium, namely Mali Aliyu Diang, Amr Al-Soulia and Hamdi Fathy, to play opposite them Hussein Al-Shahat and Nigerian Junior Ajay and lead Senegalese Al-Yud Yang attack, after his preference over Marwan Mohsen due to the speed factor.
Musimani warned Al-Ahly defenders of the danger of the Wydad offensive quartet Walid Al-Karti, Ismail Al-Haddad, Badi Awok and Kazadi Kasengo, calling on the midfielders to help the defense to stop the danger of the Moroccan team’s attackers before reaching the red dangerous areas..
Musimani imposed a fence of secrecy on the team’s training since its arrival in Morocco to prevent the plan from being leaked to the other camp, while the Al-Ahly mission has conducted 3 medical swabs so far in implementation of adequate African Union instructions due to the repercussions of the Corona virus, while the medical apparatus stressed the need to adhere to the precautionary and preventive measures To keep everyone safe, especially since the first-leg match will take place after only 6 days in Cairo, and the team needs the efforts of each player.
On the other hand, Moroccan Wydad coach Miguel Gamundi expressed his optimism before confronting Al-Ahly despite losing the local league title in the last minutes of the final round in favor of Raja. All players to participate in front of Al-Ahly“.
He added, “I am optimistic despite everything, we have great experience in the African competition, and we will fight to reach the final.” And Wydad, despite the absences, is counting on the frontline speeds to achieve a positive result in front of Al-Ahly..