Al Ahly logo. Courtesy of Al Ahly official website.
Cairo-7 June 2017 After the Egyptian government decided to cut the diplomatic ties with Qatar on Monday Al Ahly SC has been planning to apologize for participating in the Handball Club World Cup tournament that is scheduled to be held in the Qatari capital of Doha, Youm7 reported.
Ahly has until the end of July to finalize the decision on whether or not they will participte in the competition. If Ahly decides not to travel to Doha by the end of the deadline, they will be reprimanded by the International handball Federation.
The Handball Club World Cup is expected to be held from the August 25-28. Fox Berlin, Al Ahly SC, Al Noor Saudi Club, Sydney University Club, Sport Pinheiros club, and RK Vardar are the five teams that are expected to participate in the tournament.