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Preview: Egypt to face Algeria for Group D lead in FIFA Arab Cup

Egypt’s national team is set to face Algeria in the final stage of the Group D games on Tuesday, as the two teams will clash to determine who will advance as the leaders.

Egypt only aims for victory against Algeria, says Queiroz

Egypt’s coach Carlos Queiroz stressed that his team will only play to win against Algeria and claim the top spot in the final round of the group stage of the FIFA Arab Cup.

Queiroz's faith in new faces pays off as Egypt march on

Egypt coach Carlos Queiroz seems to be reaping the rewards of the faith he had shown in some fringe players, having abandoned the tradition of mainly picking the home-based footballers who play for Ahly and Zamalek.

Five-star Egypt rout nine-man Sudan to reach Arab Cup quarters

Egypt turned on style to rout nine-man Sudan 5-0 in a one-sided FIFA Arab Cup affair and reach the quarter-final with one match to spare in Group D on Saturday.

RELIVE: Egypt v Sudan (FIFA Arab Cup)

Ahram Online provided a live coverage for Saturday’s match between Sudan and Egypt in the second round of the FIFA Arab Cup group stage

Egypt coach didn’t decide regarding Liverpool’s request to delay Salah’s departure to African Cup: Gomaa

Egypt coach Carlos Queiroz has not decided yet regarding Liverpool’s request to the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) to postpone the departure of key star Mohamed Salah to the African Cup of Nations, national team director Wael Gomaa revealed on Saturday.

Preview: Egypt eyeing qualification to Arab Cup quarters before Algeria meeting

Egypt will be looking to get the job done and qualify for the FIFA Arab Cup quarters with one match to spare when they meet Sudan on Saturday, a few days before concluding their Group D campaign against Algeria.

Egypt deserved bigger win over Lebanon, says keeper El-Shennawi

Egypt could have secured a bigger victory over Lebanon had they taken most of their goal-scoring chances, keeper Mohamed El-Shennawi said after the Pharaohs claimed a narrow 1-0 win in their opening FIFA Arab Cup game on Wednesday.

Egypt labour to 1-0 win over Lebanon in FIFA Arab Cup opener

Egypt needed a second-half penalty from Magdi Afsha to edge past a resilient Lebanon side 1-0 in their opening Group D game of the FIFA Arab Cup at Qatar's Al-Thumama Stadium on Wednesday.

RELIVE: Egypt v Lebanon (FIFA Arab Cup)

Ahram Online provided live coverage of Wednesday's match between Egypt and Lebanon in the first round of the FIFA Arab Cup group stage.

Preview: Egypt feature in FIFA Arab Cup with eye on World Cup playoff

Egypt kick off their FIFA Arab Cup campaign against Lebanon on Wednesday but the main focus of coach Carlos Queiroz remains preparing his side for the anticipated World Cup qualifying playoff in March.

Queiroz says FIFA Arab Cup is a chance for Egypt's players to prove their worth

Egypt’s coach Carlos Queiroz said that the FIFA Arab Cup will be a test for the selected players in his squad, stressing that the national team will do its best to win the title.

Preview: All eyes on Doha as first edition of FIFA Arab Cup kicks off Tuesday

All eyes will be on Qatar’s Doha as it will host the regional ‘FIFA Arab Cup’ from 30 November to 18 December with the participation of 16 topflight teams.

Arab Cup prepares Egypt for ‘main target’ World Cup: Coach Queiroz

Egypt coach Carlos Queiroz believes the FIFA Arab Cup would be a good preparation for both the Africa Cup of Nations next year and the final stage of the World Cup qualifiers in March, stressing that the national team’s door is open to new players in the coming period.

Egypt’s defender Hegazi replaces injured Ashour in Arab Cup squad

Egypt coach Carlos Queiroz announced on Saturday calling up Ittihad Jeddah defender Ahmed Hegazi to replace Zamalek's injured player Emam Ashour in the Pharaohs squad that will be participating in the FIFA Arab Cup.

Egypt announce final squad for FIFA Arab Cup

Egypt’s coach Carlos Queiroz announced the final 23-man squad for the FIFA Arab Cup, which will run from 30 November to 18 December, the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) reported on Saturday.

Egypt's FA defends hiring private security guards for Salah

The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) said on Wednesday hiring private security guards for Mohamed Salah during a World Cup qualifier against Gabon was necessary after some Angolan fans stormed the pitch to take photos with him in a previous match.

We deserved victory, we achieved lots of gains against Gabon: Egypt coach Queiroz

Egypt coach Carlos Queiroz has brushed aside criticism of the team’s performance in the 2-1 win against Gabon, claiming it is a deserved win.

Afsha pushes Egypt to narrow victory over Gabon in World Cup qualifiers

Making his first starting role under coach Carlos Queiroz, playmaker Mohamed “Afsha” Magdi scored a goal and forced the other in Egypt’s 2-1 win against Gabon on Tuesday at Borg Al-Arab Stadium.

RELIVE: Egypt v Gabon (2022 World Cup qualifiers)

Ahram Online provided a live coverage of Friday's match between Egypt and Gabon in the 6th and final round of the 2022 World Cup qualifying Group F

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