Ghana is in Group B alongside Cape Verde, Egypt and Mozambique for the 2023 AFCON. Teams are finalizing their preparations for the AFCON which is j
Ghana is in Group B alongside Cape Verde, Egypt and Mozambique for the 2023 AFCON.
Teams are finalizing their preparations for the AFCON which is just 5 days before the big kickoff.
In a friendly game at the Cairo International Stadium in Cairo, the Pharaohs of Egypt defeated Taifa Stars of Tanzania 2-0.
Mohammed Trezeguet was assisted by Mohammed Salah to give the Egyptians the lead in the 32nd minute.
In the second half, Liverpool forward, Mohammed Salah missed a penalty in the 73rd minute before Simba SC’s goalkeeper Aishi Manula scored an own goal to ensure that the Egyptian opened their preparations with a win.
Egypt will kick off their AFCON 2023 campaign with an opening game on 14th January against Mozambique, then play against Ghana on the 18th and end the group with a tie against Cape Verde on the 22nd.
Egypt line up
Mohammed Sobhi (GK)
Mohammed Abdelmonem, Ahmed Hegazy, Ahmed El Foyouh, Omar Kamal (DF)
Emam Ashour, Mohamed Elneny, Marwan Ateya (MDF)
Salah, Mustapha Mohammed, Trezeguet