Thursday, July 22, 2021
Follow-up- Mohamed Hammam:
Dear Masrawy visitors, follow us for live coverage of the match between the Egyptian Olympic team and its Spanish counterpart in the framework of the first round of the third group competitions in the Tokyo Olympics 2020.
The Egyptian national team is in Group C with each of the teams: Spain, Argentina, and Australia.
The 17th minute witnessed Spain’s first real chances after Marco Asensio received a ball inside the penalty area to hit the defense of Egypt and turn the ball into a corner.
The 22nd minute of the events of the first half, the Egyptian team organized the first opportunity led by Ramadan Sobhi, passed it to Ahmed Fattouh, who passed to Ahmed Yasser Rayan, and hit a weak ball to the goalkeeper of Spain.
Asensio reappeared again, executing a free ball directly from outside the penalty area in the 26th minute, but the ball was easily reached by Mohamed El-Shennawy.
The most dangerous chance of the match was in the 28th minute through Danny Sibayos with a superb shot from outside the penalty area, but the left post saved El-Shennawy and Egypt from the first goal, leaving the result negative.
In the 42nd minute, Taher Mohamed Taher tried with a long shot to achieve the surprise, but without risking the Spanish team’s goal.
In the 49th minute, the Spanish team had a chance in favor of Mikel Merino from inside the penalty area, but the Spanish team player hit a weak ball in front of the goal, so El-Shennawy successfully saved the ball.
Ammar Hamdi in the 65th minute, as soon as he came down, tried to score Egypt’s first goal after a wonderful pass from Ramadan Sobhi, Ammar’s shot passes by the side of the goal.
Rafa Mir almost dealt a fatal blow to the Egyptian team from a header in the 88th minute, but Mohamed El-Shennawy successfully tackled the ball so that Egypt’s hopes of getting a point remain.
A dangerous opportunity for the Spanish team through substitute Solar in the 90+2 minute, where the Valencia player hit a strong ball from outside the penalty area, but El-Shennawy removes the ball and Hegazy disperses the ball to a corner.
Tashkeel Egypt: Mohamed El-Shennawy – Karim Iraqi – Mahmoud Hamdi “The Wench” – Ahmed Hegazy – Osama Galal – Ahmed Fattouh – Imam Ashour – Akram Tawfik – Taher Mohamed Taher – Ahmed Yasser Rayan – Ramadan Sobhi.
Spain lineup: Unai Simon – Oscar Mingueza Garcia – Eric Garcia – Pau Torres – Juan Miranda – Pedri – Mikel Merino – Dani Ceballos – Marco Asensio – Dani Olmo – Mikel Oyarzabal.