The Pharaohs get a much needed DAY OFF | Africa Cup of Nations 2017
Hector Cuper has decided to rest the team on Thursday from training for a much needed rest, ahead of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations final on Sunday.
Egypt will contest the final of the African Nations Cup on Sunday, overcoming Burkina Faso in an extraordinary penalty shoot-out as their semifinal finished 1-1 after extra time.
The final match will take place on 5 February. Egypt will meet the winner of the other semifinal match, which is taking place on 2 February between Cameroon and Ghana.
The team will only perform rehabilitation training at the pool on Thursday before they totally rest ahead of the anticipated game.
Egypt will play either Ghana or Cameroon who showdown on Thursday evening with Cuper to watch the game in the stands.