Abdo Yahya, the player of Ghazl El Mahalla, revealed that he trained for his goal against Zamalek during the match between the two teams.
Al Mahalla defeated Zamalek with two goals to one in the 11th round of the Egyptian League. (See details)
Abdo Yahya said on Al-Shabab and Al-Riyad Radio: “I trained on my goal in Zamalek two days before the match, and I followed the coach’s instructions regarding positioning during the offensive.”
He added, “The coach told us it is natural to enter our goal at any time, but we have to complete the match to the end and strive for a draw, and if we lose there is no problem.”
He concluded his remarks, “The victory over Zamalek came at a very important time for us.”
Abdo Yahya scored the Al-Mahalla goal in Zamalek, before Khaled Al-Akhmimi scored the winning goal in the deadly time.