LIVE: Al Masry v Al Ahly | Egyptian League | NOV. 28th 2017
Match K.O. at 20:00 Cairo local time (GMT+2)
Al Masry: Ahmed Busca, Ahmed Safi, Islam Abou-Slima, Islam Salah, Mohamed Hamdi, Amr Moussa, Farid Shawky, Omar Kamal, Ahmed Shoukri, Cheick Moukoro, Ahmed Gomaa
Al Ahly: Mohamed El-Shennawi, Ahmed Fathi, Ayman Ashraf, Saad Samir, Sabri Rahil, Hossam Ashour, Amr El-Sulaya, Moemen Zakareya, Abdallah El-Said, Junior Ajayi, Walid Azaro
Venue: Borg El-Arab stadium, Alexandria
Holders Ahly will be waiting a tough test to extend their winning streak when they visit stiff rivals Masry at Alexandria’s Borg El-Arab stadium in the Egyptian Premiere League Tuesday.
In a good start for the season, Ahly were held to a draw once before winning in five successive matches. Their last victory came Friday with a 2-0 win over Dakhleya.
After six matches, the Reds currently lie fourth in the Egyptian League table with 16 points, seven behind leaders Ismaily who played four matches more.
Masry occupy second place in the league with 22 points from 10 matches.
Ahly-Masry clash has become one of the strongest confrontations in the Egyptian League in recent years especially as the Port Said-based club joined the league’s heavyweights under the guidance of former Egypt International star Hossam Hassan.
Last August, Ahly barely clinched Egypt Cup title after beating Masry 2-1 in extra time.