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Onuachu Early Strike Steers Super Eagles Over Pharaohs

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An excellent first –minute volley that left goalkeeper Mahmoud Abdelrehim in no man’s land and caught the full house at the Stephen Keshi Stadium by surprise was the difference as Nigeria and Egypt’s senior teams enacted an entertaining friendly in Asaba on Tuesday. Only a few seconds after the kick –off,

Egypt’s Pharaohs To Storm Nigeria On Chartered Aircraft

The delegation of Senior National Team of Egypt, Pharaohs, will arrive in Nigeria on Sunday, 24th March aboard a chartered aircraft, for the prestige international friendly with the Super Eagles. Officials of both the Nigeria Football Federation and the Egyptian Football Association have confirmed that the team will fly into the

#CAFAwards18: Again, Salah Wins African Player of the Year

mohamed salah

Just one day after Egypt was awarded the hosting right for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, striker Mohamed Salah has been voted the best player in Africa for the year 2018. The Egyptian was voted ahead of his Liverpool teammate Sadio Mane and Arsenal’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Salah made history when he

AFCON 2017: El-Hadary’s heroics help Egypt beat Burkina Faso

Egypt’s goalkeeper and captain Essam El Hadary on Wednesday emerged the shooting range hero to send the Pharaohs through to the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) final match. Egypt went through to the AFCON final in Gabon after beating Burkina Faso 4-3 on penalty in the semi-final. El Hadary, 44, is

Egypt, Senegal qualify for Cup of Nations

Egypt and Senegal qualified Saturday for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon after 2-0 away victories over Tanzania and Burundi respectively. Roma striker Mohamed Salah scored during each half for the Egyptian Pharaohs in Dar es Salaam. The Egyptians are back in the biennial African football showcase after failing to