CAF Champions League
Ismaily wrote their names in history with letters of gold as they opened the doors for Egyptian clubs to dominate the competition.
Al Ahly opened the score by Taher Mohamed Taher and Walid Soliman doubled the score for the Red Devils before half time.
Maaloul participated in the final for the first time in his career as he missed the final in 2017 and 2018 for injury. Al Ahly lost the title on both occasions.
Al Ahly reached the Cup Final after defeating Al Ittihad of Alexandria on Tuesday 2-1 thanks to a late goal from Hamdy Fathy.
El Khatib issued a statement on Sunday to thank Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi and the state authorities after the impressive image of the final.
El Wensh, who missed the CAF Champions League final after being tested positive for COVID-19, underwent a COVID-19 test and it came out positive.
Afsha's goal secured Al Ahly's 9th title in the competition to extend their record as the team with most CAF Champions League titles.
Zamalek fans put much hope on their Moroccan winger to help the team clinch the title.
The game is expected to attract millions of football fans as the biggest rivals in the continent meet in the final for the first time in history.
The player signed his contract with the club and the Egyptian Football Association received the player’s international card.
Dr Ashraf Sobhi stated on Sunday that the CAF Champions League final between Al Ahly and Zamalek will be a historic event for both Egyptian and African football.
The player is not eligible for the CAF Champions League final against Zamalek.
Pyramids lost the CAF Confederation Cup final 1-0 to RS Berkane on Sunday night at Prince Moulay Abdellah Stadium in Rabat.
In 2002 final, Zamalek won the title after defeating Raja Casablanca 1-0 in Cairo as the first leg in Morocco ended in a goalless draw.
Maaloul and Geraldo will join the team in Morocco.
In a surprising move, French manager Patrice Carteron paid his release clause, allowing him to leave the White Knights.
The stadium is able to hold one-third of its capacity, which means around 25k fans, to ensure the health and safety of everyone.
Mohamed Fadl, a member of the Football Association's five-year-old committee, announced that they have officially applied to host the remaining CAF Champions League matches.
Zamalek will face Moroccan giants Raja Casablanca while Al Ahly will face 2017 CAF Champions League winners Wydad Casablanca
The reports claimed that CAF agreed on resuming the final round of the competition next September.