During the past hours, strong news was reported on social media and social media about the possibility of excluding Zamalek from the African Champions League in the current version, after the decision of the International Football Association “FIFA” to deprive the castle of registration for two transfer periods that start in the current summer Mercato and continue until the next winter Mercato. In January 2022.
In exclusive statements to our Koura 365 website, a regulations expert confirmed that this statement is completely untrue, and Zamalek will not be excluded from the African Champions League in any way, stressing that stopping the restriction has nothing to do with participating in African competitions.
The regulations expert cited the fact that Chelsea was denied registration earlier, but the team was in the Champions League and also mentioned the fact that Barcelona was banned from registering, explaining that the suspension is a penalty from FIFA, but it has nothing to do with continental participation.
The Kenyan Tusker team set a date with Zamalek in the 32nd round of the African Champions League, after it managed to defeat Djibouti’s Arta Solar 3-0 in the match that brought them together this evening in Kenya, in the second round of the preliminary round of the tournament.
The first leg match that brought the two teams together last week in Djibouti ended in a positive tie with one goal for each team, before Tusker won 3-0 today, to set up a date with Zamalek in the 32nd round of the African Champions League.
It is scheduled that Zamalek with the Kenyan Tusker team in the first leg of the round of 32, one of the days of 15, 16 or 17 October, while the return meeting will take place on 22, 23 or 24.