Hossam El-Badri, the technical director, revealed For the Egypt national team The first is the reason for his decision not to establish a camp for the Pharaohs during the current international break, which extends to the middle of this month, noting that he wished to include Al-Ahly professional player Aliu Diang in the ranks of the Pharaohs.
Hossam Al-Badri said in radio statements on “On Sport FM”: “There are those who criticize the cancellation of the first team camp in the current international halt, but it was an order that was imposed after facing Burundi in a friendly, and FIFA’s decision to postpone the World Cup qualifiers confused the accounts.”
He added, “I saw that setting up the team camp would be useless, and that the professional players should get enough rest, in addition to some players joining the Olympic team, which has all the priority during the coming period in preparation for its participation in the Olympics.”
He continued, “All these things made me prefer not to go to a camp for the Egyptian team this month, and give the Olympic team the opportunity, led by Shawky Gharib.”
And he continued: “I will include some new players in the coming period, including Shukri Najib and Ahmed Madbouly as Ismaili players, and the Olympic team six, Ramadan Sobhi, Taher Mohamed Taher, Ahmed Abul Fotouh, Salah Mohsen, Ahmed Yasser Rayan and Akram Tawfiq.”
And he added, “This comes alongside Amr Gamal’s entry into the technical accounts of the technical staff after his brilliance in the last period, alongside Mohamed Awad, the goalkeeper of Zamalek, and Amer Amer from Ceramica Cleopatra.”
And about the foreign professional who wished to be in the Egyptian national team, he replied: “Certainly, Aliou Diang will be a player Al Ahly Because he’s a great talent, he’s outstanding and he’s at a great level.”