Home Sports | Queiroz wondering: I do not understand the absence of Al-Ahly players with the national team in the African Nations


12:47 PM | Saturday 04 December 2021

Queiroz wondering: I do not understand the absence of Al-Ahly players with the national team in the African Nations

Carlos Queiroz, Egypt coach

The members of the technical staff of the Egyptian national team, Carlos Queiroz, coach of the Pharaohs, conveyed the details of the crisis represented in the possible absence of Al-Ahly international players from participating with the Red Team in the Club World Cup, in the event that the Egyptian team crosses to the semi-finals of the African Nations Cup, which will be held from January 9 to February 6, especially since the Club World Cup kicks off on February 3, in the United Arab Emirates.

According to a source inside Egypt national team In statements to “Al-Watan Sport”, the Portuguese Carlos Queiroz was surprised by the lack of coordination between the International Football Association “FIFA” and the African Confederation “enough” regarding the dates of the two tournaments, stressing that he would be unable to meet any proposal related to allowing Al-Ahly players to participate with Al-Ahly club. Club World Cup Club, and not to compete in the African Nations.

Queiroz: I hope FIFA will announce a solution to this crisis soon

وقال كيروش During his conversation with his assistants in the Qatari capital, Doha: “I know the importance of the Club World Cup for my players Al AhlyAt the same time, I do not understand the idea of ​​dispensing with them, because the Egyptian fans aspire to see their country’s team achieve advanced positions and even compete for the African Championship title.”

The Portuguese coach added, “I hope that the Confederation of African Football will reach a final solution to this crisis, with the International Football Association, in order to protect the national teams from entering into a clash with clubs on the continent.”

The Egyptian national team faces Sudan in its second match in the Arab Cup today

Egypt national team

The Egyptian national team is preparing for its second match in the 2021 Arab Cup, where it will meet its Sudanese counterpart at exactly six o’clock in the evening Cairo local time, at 974 Stadium, as part of the second round of matches of the fourth group of the competition.

The meeting will be moderated by a New Zealand referee team led by Matt Conger, and assisted by: Tevita Macassini, Bernard Motokera, Andres Mattonte, and the referee for video technology is Kevin Bloom.


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