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Egypt's Olympic team to face Great Britain in London next June

Egypt Olympic team is set to face Team GB within its preparations for the 2012 London Games

Mahmoud Elassal, Friday 20 Apr 2012
Egypt Olympic team
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Egypt Olympic team is set to face Great Britain in a friendly in London on 16 June in preparations for the London Olympic Games.

Egypt's management decided to delay the date of GB friendly to allow the first national team play their 2014 World Cup qualifiers games against Mozambique and Guinea on 1 and 8 June respectively.

Under the helm of tactician Hani Ramzy, Egypt's Olympic team reached an agreement with American coach Bob Bradley to allow his under 23 players, Ahmed El-Shennawi, Mohamed Salah, Ahmed Hegazy and Mohamed El-Neni to take part in the England friendly.

Ramzy's team is currently in a closed training camp in South America as they defeated Costa Rica 1-0 in their first match.

The 2012 London Olympic Games that kicks off next July.

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