Mohamed Fadl, the former Al-Ahly star, blew a new surprise and said in statements to Ontime Sport 1 that Mohamed Magdy Qafsha, the current Al-Ahly player, asked him to join the Red Club when Fadl was director of contracts at the Red Castle, while Qafsha was a player in the ranks of Pyramids.
Fadl said that Qafsha fulfilled his ambition to play in Al-Ahly club and was not satisfied with that, but led him to win the African Champions League and play in the FIFA Clubs World Cup, commenting: “Qafsha was the savior of Al-Ahly in front of Al-Duhail and he played in more than one center to help his colleagues until he achieved victory.
Al-Ahly team won an important and precious victory over Al-Duhail, Qatar, with a clean goal, during the match that brought them together, at the Education City Stadium, in the start of the two teams’ journey in the Club World Cup, which began on Thursday afternoon and lasted until February 11, Hussein Al-Shahat scored for Al-Ahly in the 30th minute.
Thus, Al-Ahly will meet Bayern Munich on February 8 in the semi-finals of the tournament, while Al-Duhail will meet the Korean team, Ulsan, to determine the fifth and sixth places in the world championship.
The formation of Al-Ahly for the match came as follows: Muhammad Al-Shennawi in the goalkeeper, Muhammad Hani, Ayman Ashraf, Badr Banoun, Ali Maaloul, Amr Al-Soulia, Hamdi Fathy, Taher Muhammad Taher, Muhammad Majdi Qafsha, Hussein Al-Shahat and Walter Bwalia.
And on the bench are Ali Lotfi, Ahmed Ramadan Beckham, Mohamed Sharif, Junior Ajay, Aleu Diang, Akram Tawfiq, Mahmoud Kahraba, Yasser Ibrahim, Saad Samir, Marwan Mohsen, Salah Mohsen and Mustafa Schubert.
Al-Duhail played with a formation consisting of: Ali Saleh Zakaria, Muhammad Musa – Bassam Al-Rawi – Mahdi bin Attia – Ahmed Yasser Al-Muhammadi and Edmilson, Karim Boudiaf, Ali Karimi, Sultan Al-Brik, Olunga and Dudu.