Sayed Abdel Hafeez, Al-Ahly’s director of football, recounted the scenes of Al-Ahly’s loss from Sun Downs in the African Champions League by five clean, saying: “A nightmare and we could have lost more than this.”
He said during television statements: “We learn from our mistakes and do not provide justifications. Sun Downs faced 10 matches and we only lost in one match, which we consider a shame, but we learned from it,” adding: “At the African level, we do not accept the air on Egyptian clubs, and sometimes the loss of Egyptian clubs in Africa.” Be our motivation.”
Sayed Abdel Hafeez stressed the respect for the competencies within Al-Ahly club, saying: “I worked with many coaches, there is a part related to the coach’s competencies, and another related to the club, including disciplinary matters,” stressing that Mahmoud Al-Khatib, president of Al-Ahly club does not interfere in technical matters and formation. The team, being the responsibility of the coach only.
Abdel Hafeez praised the South African Pitso Mosimane, the coach of Al-Ahly, saying, “He won two consecutive African championships, and I think it is something that has not been repeated before.”
Abdel Hafeez touched on the fate of Marwan Mohsen, the team player, as he said that the player was subjected to a lot of pressure last season, but his fate will be determined in the session scheduled for tomorrow to announce the first list. He is also Captain Red.
Abdel Hafeez indicated that Hussein Al-Shahat received an offer from the Saudi Al-Hazm Club and it was rejected, as he is a distinguished player who achieved many championships with Al-Ahly in a short time.