The Egyptian Super Cup match will take place on October 21 in the UAE capital Abu Dhabi, the board of directors of the Egyptian Football Association announced on Wednesday.
This match is part of a cooperation protocol with the Abu Dhabi Sports Council to host two Egyptian Super Cup matches last season 2020-2021 and the current season 2021-2022 in the UAE.
The Egyptian Football Association, led by Mr. Gamal Allam, held a meeting on June 29, 2022 during which many important documents were discussed and the following was decided: 🇪🇬👇🏻 pic.twitter.com/tyVCLEpdPa
— EFA.eg (@EFA) June 29, 2022
Zamalek, last season’s Egyptian league title holder and runner-up in the 2020-2021 Egyptian Cup final, is also waiting, Al Ahly winner with Petrojet in the semi-finals of the competition to meet it in the final.
In another context, the Board of Directors of the Egyptian Federation decided to contract former English judge Mark Clattenburg to work as a foreign expert for the development of the arbitration system in Egypt.
Clattenburg received the international badge in 2006 and has managed many important international matches, whether in the English Premier League, European Champions League, Europa League, Saudi Arabian League, European Cup (Euro) and European World Cup qualifiers.
The Football Association has announced the approval of the security authorities to host the match between Egypt and Malawi, as part of the third round of the African qualification for the Cote d’Ivoire 2023 Nations Cup, at the Alexandria Stadium with the stadium’s full capacity. fans, with the participation of 25,000 fans.
The Egyptian national team suffered a surprise 0–2 loss to Ethiopia in the second round, and won against Guinea in the first round with an unanswered goal.