Last Update 23:1
Monday, 09 December 2019

Ahly, Zamalek to meet in Cairo derby on 29 January

The Egyptian football Association sets 29 January as date for the upcoming Cairo derby

Mohamad Mosselhi , Tuesday 30 Dec 2014
-
Ahly defeated Zamalek on penalties in the Egyptian Super Cup in September (Photo: Ahram)
Share/Bookmark
Views: 1159
Share/Bookmark
Views: 1159

The Cairo derby will be played on 29 January behind closed doors at the army-owned Air Defence stadium, the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) said on Tuesday.

The EFA revealed on Tuesday the dates of the last two rounds of the league's first half, with Ahly facing another tough tie against ENPPI five days following their clash against cross-town rivals Zamalek.

On the other hand, Zamalek will face promoted Nasr on 2 February, four days after the Cairo derby.

Zamalek are leading the league table with 34 points, 11 clear of defending champions and fourth-placed Ahly, who have three matches in hand.    

(For more sports news and updates, follow Ahram Online Sports on Twitter at @AO_Sports and on Facebook at AhramOnlineSports.)

Short link:

 

Latest

© 2010 Ahram Online.