Hossam El-Badry, coach of the first Egyptian national team, decided to attend the two matches of the Olympic team led by Shawky Gharib against South Africa to follow up on the players of the first team joining the Olympics, in addition to searching for new elements to support the first team in the coming period.
The Egyptian Olympic team, led by Shawky Gharib, will play its first friendly match against South Africa, scheduled for June 10 in Suez, and the second friendly match against South Africa will also be held on the 13th of the same month in Cairo.
Shawky Gharib decided to close the camp yesterday, after the camp was open during the past days, as the players begin to focus on the next stage in preparation for the first South African friendly, where the technical staff wants to make the most of the two matches.
Shawky Gharib, Technical Director, announced For the Olympic teamThe list of players selected for the current camp during the June agenda before participating in the Tokyo Olympics, which will start next July 22.:
Goalkeepers: Mohamed Sobhi – Mahmoud Gad – Omar Salah – Mostafa Schubert.
Defense: Osama Jalal – Mohamed Abdel Salam – Mohamed Abdel Moneim – Ahmed Ramadan (Beckham) – Mahmoud Al-Jazzar – Karim Al-Iraqi – Ammar Hamdi – Ahmed Abu Al-Fotouh – Karim Fouad.
The middle: Akram Tawfik – Imam Ashour – Ahmed Saeed – Nasser Maher – Hassan Ali – Mohamed Sadiq – Ramadan Sobhi – Ahmed Abdel Qader – Ibrahim Adel – Taher Mohamed Taher – Omar Marmoush – Fawzy El Hanawy.
Attack: Mostafa Mohamed – Ahmed Yasser Rayan – Salah Mohsen – Nasser Mansi – Fadi Farid.
In a related development, the Football Association decided to appoint Egyptian referees to manage the two friendly matches of the Egyptian Olympic team against South Africa, scheduled for June 10 and 13, as part of the Pharaohs’ preparations for the Tokyo Olympics.