The Ismaili and Al-Ittihad of Alexandria match ended with a 2-1 victory for Al-Ittihad of Alexandria in the 29th round of the league, which was held at the Ismailia Stadium.
Al-Ittihad of Alexandria advanced through Khaled Qamar in the 56th minute, and Al-Ismaili tied with a penalty kick in the 78th minute through Ari Babel, and in the 88th minute, Mohamed Abdel-Ghani of Al-Ittihad of Alexandria scored the winning goal.
Ismaily started the match with a formation consisting of: Mohamed Fawzy, Mohamed Adel, Mohamed Ammar, Marwan Sahrawi, Baher Al-Mohammadi, Omar Al-Wahsh, Mohamed Hassan, Mohamed Sadiq, Fakhr El-Din Ben Youssef, Shukri Najib, Benson Chilongo.
The formation of the Alexandrian Federation came as follows: Muhammad Sobhi, Sabry Rahil, Mahmoud Rizk, El-Sayed Salem, Marwan Attia, Ahmed Manga, Hisham Saleh, Khaled Al-Ghandour, Fawzy El-Hinawy, Ammar Hamdy, Khaled Qamar.
The events of the match started hot after Khaled Al-Ghandour, Al-Ittihad of Alexandria, suffered a severe injury in the 5th minute, which led to his exit from the stadium, and he was taken to the hospital for treatment.
The two teams exchanged attacks over the course of the first half, although the Ismaili attacks were the most dangerous, and Fakhreddin bin Youssef, Shukri Najib and Chilongo wasted many easy opportunities that were enough to advance the Ismaili.
On the other hand, Al-Ittihad of Alexandria committed to the tactical performance and explained the instructions of Hossam Hassan, the technical manager of the Alexandrian Al-Ittihad team, who succeeded in ending the first half with a draw.
Al-Ittihad of Alexandria started the second half with pressure and offensive performance in the first place, and Sabri Rahil, the left-back of the team, starred, who led more than a dangerous attack for Al-Ittihad of Alexandria throughout the half.
On the other hand, the Ismaili appeared shapeless throughout the second half, and the Alexandrian Union players imposed their style on the match, until the 66th minute when Khaled Qamar managed to score the team’s first goal from a wonderful header after a more than excellent cross from the brilliant Sabri Rahil, announcing the progress of the Union with a clean goal.
After the goal, Ihab Galal, the coach of the Ismaili team, made several offensive substitutions, most notably the exit of Baher Al-Mohammadi and the descent of Ahmed Madbouly, as well as the exit of Shilongo, who did not stand, and the participation of Ari Babel, but the Ismaili substitutions did not bring their results as the Ismaili performance continued without meaning or spherical taste.
And in the 76th minute, Al-Ismaili managed to get a penalty kick, which was blocked by the substitute Ari Babel, and scored the equalizer in the 78th minute, after he executed the ball in a wonderfully skillful way that deceived Mohamed Sobhi, the Al-Ittihad goalkeeper, and with the 88th minute, the substitute Mohamed Abdel-Ghani, the Alexandrian player, managed to score a goal. He fought after receiving Khaled Qamar’s pass in front of the goal and placing it to the right of Mohamed Fawzy, the Ismaili goalkeeper, announcing the progress of Al-Ittihad of Alexandria 2-1, so that the match ended with the victory of the leader of the gap with two goals against a goal.
With this result, Ismaily occupies the twelfth place in the league table with 32 points, after playing 27 games, winning 9 matches, drawing 8 matches and losing 10 matches, and its players scored 35 goals and conceded 33 goals and still has a game postponed, while Al Ittihad of Alexandria occupies fourth place with 41 points. After playing 28 matches, he won 11 matches, drew in 8 matches and lost 9 matches, his players scored 33 goals and scored 33 goals..