The inaugural edition of the EPL Cup starts on Wednesday 12 January with the participation of the 18 clubs of the Egyptian Premier League.
Maaloul has been playing for Al Ahly since 2016 when he arrived from his childhood club, CS Sfaxien.
The duo has been called-up by their national teams to participate in the competition.
The player suffered an injury in his calf muscle only one minute before the start of the African Super Cup match.
Al Ahly achieved their fourth continental title under their South African head coach, who only took charge of the team in October 2020.
The Red Eagles are the team with most titles in the competition (7) and they are the defending champions.
The Red Eagles will be joined by the nine international players, who are participating with their national teams in the ongoing FIFA Arab Cup in Qatar.
Amr El Soulia flicked the ball into his own net in the dying seconds of the game, giving Tunisia a 1-0 win and denying the Pharaohs a chance to go to the extra time.
CAF announced on Friday that Ahmed bin Ali Stadium in Qatar's city of Al Rayyan will host the CAF Super Cup game on 22 December.
The Egyptian champions have won a record 7 CAF Super Cup titles and they are the defending champions of the competition.
The Red Devils are in a great run of form since the start of the league season with five wins out of five games, leading the table with two points clear.
The Moroccan side also revealed that they agreed on the suggested date under the same condition of Al Ahly.
Al Ahly achieved a difficult victory over Arab Contractors thanks to a goal from Hamdy Fathy in the second half.
The White Knights will be back to action in the league on Friday when they face Ismaily away from home.
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Mido, former Zamalek star, was not happy with the attitude of Zamalek’s players and went on twitter to criticize them after the game.
The Red Devils extended their unbeaten run in the derby to four matches as they last lost to Zamalek in August 2020.
In the first half of the game, Al Ahly had a 3-0 lead thanks to goals from Aliou Dieng, Ali Maaloul and Mohamed Sherif.
Omar El Said will start in the front line against Al Ahly.
Mosimane will use a 3-4-3 formation with Mohamed Magdy Afsha and Percy Tau playing behind Sherif and supplying him with key passes.