Ahly reveal squad for FIFA Club World Cup quest

Ahram Online , Thursday 7 Dec 2023

Ahly have officially announced their squad for the upcoming FIFA Club World Cup 2023, which is set to commence on 12 December until 22 December.

Ahly s South African forward Percy Tau (L) is marked by Auckland City s defender Jordan Vale (C) during the FIFA Club World Cup first round football match between Egypt s Al-Ahly and New Zealand s Auckland City at the Ibn Batouta Stadium in Tangier on February 1, 2023. (AFP)


The Egyptian giants have included midfielder Amr El-Sulaya and striker Anthony Modeste in their line-up. However, the squad will miss key talents like Ahmed Abdel-Kader, Salah Mohsen, Karim Walid, and Mohamed Dhaoui.

Ahly’s campaign will kick off on 15 December against the winner of the preliminary match between New Zealand’s Auckland City and Saudi Arabia’s Al-Ittihad Club.

Ahly squad:

Goalkeepers: Mohamed El-Shennawy, Mostafa Shobeir, and Hamza Alaa.

Defenders: Mohamed Hani, Akram Tawfik, Khaled Abdel-Fattah, Mohamed Abdel-Moneim, Yasser Ibrahim, Rami Rabia, Ali Maaloul, and Karim El-Debes.

Midfielders: Aliou Dieng, Emam Ashour, Marwan Attia, Amr El-Sulaya, Ahmed “Koka” Nabil, Mohamed “Afsha” Magdy, Taher Mohamed Taher, Hussein El-Shahat, and Karim Fouad.

Attackers: Anthony Modeste, Mahmoud “Kahraba” Abdel-Moneim, and Percy Tau.

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