SCAF approves Egypt Cup final for Tuesday despite Maspero deaths

Eslam Omar, Monday 10 Oct 2011

EFA receives go ahead from SCAF not to delay Tuesday Egypt Cup final between Zamalek and ENPPI, Never mind Maspero clashes

Samir Zaher
Egyptian Football Association President Samir Zaher

The Egyptian Football Association, under the presidency of Samir Zaher, confirmed that Egypt Cup final between Zamalek and ENNPI will be held Tuesday with no postponing or cancelation.

“Egypt Cup final and Egyptian Premier League launch will be played as scheduled after coordination with the Supreme Council of Armed Forces,” reads a statement of the association official website.

Egypt mourns at least 24 dead and 329 injured in clashes between Coptic protesters and Army forces in Maspero Sunday.

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