Alaa Abdel-Ghani's Articles

As Egypt start their qualifying campaign for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations, the football team as a whole and some of their individual stars would like to bury the last few months of this year.

The Moroccan giants upended defending champions Ahly of Egypt to win the African Champions League, reports Alaa Abdel-Ghani

Egypt’s Ahly hope to become the first club to win the African Champions League three times in succession, reports Alaa Abdel-Ghani

Liverpool could not win this season’s Premier League title but the crown for most goals has gone to their Egyptian ace Mohamed Salah, writes Alaa Abdel-Ghani

Egypt’s Ahly and Wydad of Morocco are in the final of the African Champions League, but the achievement has been overshadowed by controversy surrounding the venue.

After demolishing Algeria’s Setif in the first leg of the semi-final, Ahly of Egypt would have to fall completely apart to miss the final of the African Champions League, reports Alaa Abdel-Ghani

The Cairo giants advanced to the semi-finals of the African Champions League but their Confederation Cup compatriots fell by the wayside, reports Alaa Abdel-Ghani

Three Egyptian football teams had mixed fortunes at the start of the quarter-finals in Africa’s top club championships, reports Alaa Abdel-Ghani

An Egyptian has been named the new coach of the national football team, ending speculation that the job might have gone to another foreigner after the departure of Carlos Queiroz, writes Alaa Abdel-Ghani

The African champions defeated Egypt to go to their second consecutive World Cup, reports Alaa Abdel-Ghani

It’s crunch time for the two African countries as they vie for a spot in this year’s World Cup

The Egyptian football star will have to decide whether to remain at Liverpool or go elsewhere, writes Alaa Abdel-Ghani

Zamalek hope the return of coach Jesualdo Ferreira will give them a shot in the arm, reports Alaa Abdel-Ghani

The Senegalese hoisted the AFCON trophy for the first time after Egypt could not clear the final hurdle in what was an otherwise remarkable journey, writes Alaa Abdel-Ghani

To win the Africa Cup of Nations, Egypt must first get by hosts Cameroon, writes Alaa Abdel-Ghani

AFCON has reached the quarter-finals where the remaining games will separate the wheat from the chaff, reports Alaa Abdel-Ghani

Even if Egypt goes through to the round of 16 in the Africa Cup of Nations, it must up its game markedly if it wants to go further, writes Alaa Abdel-Ghani

Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski was on Monday named the 2021 Best FIFA Player of the Year for the second year running

Egypt’s Liverpool football star lost out on the Ballon d’Or but might bag the FIFA Best Player of the Year, writes Alaa Abdel-Ghani

Hosts Qatar and FIFA’s Infantino also came out victorious

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