Egypt national coach Rui Vitoria has revealed his list of international players selected for the September gathering. Pharaohs will face Ethiopia in the CAN 2023 qualifiers and Tunisia in a friendly match.
Like other African nations, Egypt will next play in the CAN 2023 qualifiers next September, which is scheduled for February 13 to 11, 2024. Pharaoh will meet Ethiopia in Cairo on 8 September. A meeting counting down to the sixth day of the qualifying stages of the continental tournament. Four days later, they would host Tunisia for a friendly match.
The Egyptians, who have already qualified for the final stage of the competition, have nothing to fear from the outcome of these two matches. But the Maghreb team wants to use it as preparation for Caen, who aim to snatch the trophy this time after being beaten on penalties by Senegal in the final in the last edition.
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And already, national coach Rui Vitória has unveiled the list of expatriates called up for these two matches. A party of nine players including several household names and one goblin. Of course, Pharaoh’s captain Mohamed Salah (88 caps, 49 goals) has been retained. Having made more appearances since 2018, Ipswich Town midfielder Sam Morsy (7 selections) will make his return to the Championship.
Returning from injury, Mahmoud Trezeguet (61 caps, 11 goals) has also been called up, as well as Al-Khaleej’s Mohamed Sheriff, Al-Wakra’s Hamdi Fathi, CF Montreal’s Ahmed Hamdi, Ittihad Jeddah’s Tarek Hameed, Eintracht K Omar Marmoush has also been called. Frankfurt and FC Nantes striker Mustafa Mohamed.