Last Update 23:29
Thursday, 22 August 2019

Former Ahly boss El-Badry takes charge of Egypt's U-23 team

Hossam El-Badry appointed as Egypt's Olympic team coach on Wednesday

Ahram Online, Wednesday 27 Nov 2013
Hossam Al Badry
Egypt's U-23 new coach Hossam El-Badry (Photo: Reuters)
Share/Bookmark
Views: 795
Share/Bookmark
Views: 795

Former Ahly boss Hossam El-Badry was named Egypt's U-23 coach, the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) announced on Wednesday.

The EFA did not provide further details, few hours after El-Badry said he had not yet been contacted by the association.

El-Badry succeeds former Egyptian international Hany Ramzy, who helped the team qualify for the Olympic Games for the first time since 1992. Egypt were eliminated from the 2012 London Games quarter-finals after suffering a 3-0 defeat by Japan at Old Trafford.

The 53-year-old El-Badry has recently left Libya's Ahly due to safety concerns in Tripoli.

He led Egyptian giants Ahly to the Egyptian Premier League and African Champions League titles before abruptly leaving the club for a Libyan adventure.

He was reportedly on the shortlist to succeed American Bob Bradley as Egypt's senior team coach but the EFA eventually appointed Shawki Gharib as the Pharaohs' new manager.

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

 

Short link:

 

Email
 
Name
 
Comment's
Title
 
Comment
Ahram Online welcomes readers' comments on all issues covered by the site, along with any criticisms and/or corrections. Readers are asked to limit their feedback to a maximum of 1000 characters (roughly 200 words). All comments/criticisms will, however, be subject to the following code
  • We will not publish comments which contain rude or abusive language, libelous statements, slander and personal attacks against any person/s.
  • We will not publish comments which contain racist remarks or any kind of racial or religious incitement against any group of people, in Egypt or outside it.
  • We welcome criticism of our reports and articles but we will not publish personal attacks, slander or fabrications directed against our reporters and contributing writers.
  • We reserve the right to correct, when at all possible, obvious errors in spelling and grammar. However, due to time and staffing constraints such corrections will not be made across the board or on a regular basis.
Latest

© 2010 Ahram Online.