Ahly, Zamalek to face off in first Cairo derby on 5 November

Ahram Online , Monday 18 Oct 2021

The Cairo grand derby between Ahly and Zamalek has been scheduled for 5 November, their first meeting of the new season, at the 30 June Stadium.


The Egyptian Premier League has announced the dates and venues of the eight opening weeks on Monday, just a few days after holding the draw of the 2021/2022 season.

The season kicks off on 25 October with Super Cup winners Talae El-Gaish hosting NBE Club.

The Ahly and Zamalek clash is scheduled for game week 4.

Defending Champions Zamlek will kick off their defence campaign against Enppi on 26 October, while Ahly face fierce rivals a day later.

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