The Red Devils “unstoppable” in the Egyptian League | Ahly 2-1 Tanta
Champions Ahly labored to beat a relegation-threatened Tanta side 2-1 at Cairo Stadium on Monday.
A first-half strike from Junior Ajayi was followed by another goal from substitute Marwan Mohsen late in the second half.
Tanta, however, opted not to leave the game without scoring, with Mohamed Gaber finding the back of the net in the first minute of stoppage time.
Full-time: Ahly 2-1 Tanta
Scorers: Ajayi 60, Mohsen 86 / Mohamed Gaber 90+1
Yellow cards: Azaro, El-Sualaya
Ahly: Ali Lotfi, Ahmed Fathi, Ayman Ashraf, Mohamed Naguib, Sabri Rahil, Akram Tawfiq, Amr El-Soulaya, Junior Ajaye, Mido Gaber (Hossam Ghaly 77), Phakamani Mahlambi (Islam Mohareb 63), Walid Azaro (Marwan Mohsen 48)
Tanta: Eslam Tareq, Ahmed Khaled, Mohamed Asaad, Mahmoud Massoud, Mohamed El-Shazli, Mostafa Amin, Ahmed Qattawi (Mohamed Gaber 52), Yehya Traore, Mahmoud Ghali (Mohamed Gouda 68), Seif Jaziri, Mohamed Morsi (Islam El-Far 84).
Venue: Cairo stadium