Egypt’s national team jumped four places from 48th to 44th place in this month’s FIFA global rankings after beating Libya in two games in the 2022 African World Cup qualifiers.
Work on Qatar's Lusail Stadium, which will host the 2022 World Cup final, is nearly complete, an official said on Thursday, with only systems checks and commissions left to tackle.
Egyptian Premier League champions Zamalek have an easy match ahead of them, as they are scheduled to take on Tusker of Kenya at home on Friday, less than a week after securing a 1-0 away win in the African Champions League second preliminary round.
Algeria's Riyad Mahrez scored a double as Manchester City delivered a dominant Champions League performance to sweep past Club Brugge 5-1 on Tuesday and re-emphasise their status as major contenders for a first European title.
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Salah is yet to sign an extension to his current Liverpool deal, which expires at the end of the 2022-23 season.
In her first match since reaching the U.S. Open semifinals and subsequently testing positive for COVID-19, Aryna Sabalenka beat Ajla Tomljanovic 7-6 (2), 4-6, 6-1 on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals of the Kremlin Cup.