Pyramids FC defender Ali Gabr out for three weeks with muscular injury

Ahram Online , Saturday 17 Feb 2024

Pyramids FC defender Ali Gabr has been ruled out for three weeks with a ruptured adductor muscle, the club announced on Saturday.

Ali Gabr
File Photo: Pyramids FC defender Ali Gabr pass to the ball to one of his team mates. Photo courtesy of Pyramids FC.


The 35-year-old center-back sustained the injury during the team's final training session ahead of Wednesday's league match against ZED FC, according to Pyramids FC's doctor Mustafa El-Meniri.

"Medical scans revealed a tear in Gabr's adductor muscle, which will keep him sidelined for three weeks," Dr El-Meniri said.

Gabr's absence is a setback for the 2022/23 Egyptian Premier League runners-up, who are scheduled to face Ittihad of Alexandria on Sunday in the 13th matchday of the league.

Despite currently occupying fourth place with 18 points from 12 matches, Pyramids FC have three games in hand and are just four points behind temporary leaders Enppi.

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