Orlando Pirates recorded another famous win in the group stage of the CAF Champions League match when they defeated five time champions Zamalek 4-1 in an exciting round three fixture at the Orlando Stadium on Saturday evening.
Goals from Lennox Bacela, Tlou Segolela, Sfiso Myeni and Daine Klate made sure Orlando Pirates are three points clear on top of group A. Abdel Hassan scored...
Egypt beat Uganda 3-0 in an international friendly that was nearly canceled as more deadly violence spread across the troubled North African country on Wednesday.
Former U.S. coach Bob Bradley's Egypt team continued its strong form despite the troubles at home, having already qualified for Africa's final round of World Cup qualifiers in September.
Ahmed Hassan scored the...
Former Zamalek Striker Abdoulaye Cisse
Ittihad Tripoli have sealed a double swoop for Abdoulaye Cisse and Ahmed Raouf from Egyptian clubs Zamalek and ENPPI, the Libyan club said on their website.
Burkina Faso striker Cisse left Zamalek after cancelling his three-year deal by reporting the Cairo club to FIFA over unpaid wages.
Ittihad also managed to add another forward in Egypt...
Ahmed Hassan celebrates his second goal
Newcastle United suffered their first defeat of pre-season on Saturday as they slipped to a 3-1 loss against Rio Ave with Egyptian striker Ahmed Hassan scoring twice for the Portuguese side.
Alan Pardew’s men travelled to Portugal without star striker Papiss Cisse, who was left behind amid a disagreement with the club over his refusal to...
Ahmed Hassan Koka could miss out on AYC
By AMeenu Shardow
Ghana’s opponents at the 2013 African Youth Championships; Egypt are heading to the tournament without their top striker Ahmed Hassan Koka.
The Rio Ave hitman has been named in the 20-man squad despite not being part of the team’s preparations.
Koka is tagged as one to watch out for in the tournament but could be missing...
Ahmed Hassan says he will quit Zamalek in 48 hours
By Ameenu Shardow
Midfielder Ahmed Hassan says he will quit Zamalek on the day he is expected to help the side in the Champions League game against Berekum Chelsea.
The 37-year-old has handed in a transfer request in anticipation of a move to Belgian club Lierse.
The Egypt skipper has however been told by Zamalek Board Member, Ibrahim...
Ahmed HassanZamalek will be without the services of three key players for their CAF Champions League opener against Berekum Chelsea.Star striker Razak Omotoyossi, Egypt Olympic team defender Salah Soliman and Egypt captain Ahmed Hassan are unavailabe due to suspension.The Whites will arrive in Accra on Thursday afternoon ahead of their match on Saturday at the Accra Sports Stadium...
Egypt midfielder Ahmed Hassan is set to become the most capped player of all time when he takes the pitch in a friendly on Wednesday against Niger in Qatar.
The 36-year-old Hassan will make his 179th appearance, meaning he will break the record he has shared for several months with Saudi Arabia goalkeeper Mohamed al-Deayea. The Saudi goalkeeper last played in 2006.
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February 28, 2012
African Cup leading scorer Samuel Eto'o tops a list of high-profile absentees at this year's tournament after former winners Cameroon, Egypt, Nigeria and South Africa all surprisingly missed out in qualifying.
The 30-year-old Eto'o won't be able to add to his 18 African Cup of Nations goals in Gabon and Equatorial Guinea, and his absence will rob the cup of one of...
Jonas Oliveira scored once in each half Monday to give Brazil a 2-0 win over Egypt in a friendly in Qatar.
The Valencia striker struck in the 39th and 59th minutes at Al Rayyan Stadium in Doha for Brazil's second victory in a row, having beaten Gabon 2-0 last week.
Monday's result also ensured former United States coach Bob Bradley lost his first game in charge of Egypt...
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November 14, 2011