Al Ahly

Al Ahly News

Club World Cup: Dudu inspires Palmeiras to final with win against Al Ahly
Sports

Club World Cup: Dudu inspires Palmeiras to final with win against Al Ahly

The Brazilian side await the winner of Wednesday's second semi-final between Chelsea and Saudi Arabia's Al Hilal as they try to end a run of eight straight titles for European clubs.

FIFA Club World Cup to be held in UAE in February
Sports

FIFA Club World Cup to be held in UAE in February

The Club World Cup will run from February 3-12, featuring eight matches between the champions of the six continental confederations along with the top team in the host nation.

Al Ahly punish 10-man Kaizer Chiefs to win African Champions League for 10th time
Sports

Al Ahly punish 10-man Kaizer Chiefs to win African Champions League for 10th time

It was a historic victory for Al Ahly, who became the first club to win back-to-back Champions League titles three times.

FIFA Club World Cup: Bayern Munich eye sixth title after securing 2-0 win over Al Ahly in semi-final
Sports

FIFA Club World Cup: Bayern Munich eye sixth title after securing 2-0 win over Al Ahly in semi-final

Robert Lewandowski gave Bayern the lead with just 17 minutes gone at the Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium, before heading home a pinpoint Leroy Sane cross four minutes before the whistle.

FIFA Club World Cup: Bayern Munich fume over seven-hour flight delay to Qatar
Sports

FIFA Club World Cup: Bayern Munich fume over seven-hour flight delay to Qatar

Bayern, who have a semi-final against Al-Ahly on Monday, were forced to remain at Berlin airport overnight, eventually leaving around 7 am, but this time with a stopover in Munich to change airline crew.

Club World Cup organisers say strict COVID-19 measures are in place for upcoming tournament in Qatar
Sports

Club World Cup organisers say strict COVID-19 measures are in place for upcoming tournament in Qatar

Social distancing, mask wearing and use of Qatar's contract tracing app and sanitiser will be mandatory, he added, during a media briefing in Doha.

Club World Cup 2021: Bayern Munich to face African champions Al Ahly or Qatar's Al Duhail in semi-finals
Sports

Club World Cup 2021: Bayern Munich to face African champions Al Ahly or Qatar's Al Duhail in semi-finals

The 2020 edition was initially scheduled for December last year but was delayed as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, and because the Copa Libertadores has not yet been completed.

Coronavirus Outbreak: African Champions League semi-finals postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic, says CAF
Sports

Coronavirus Outbreak: African Champions League semi-finals postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic, says CAF

In the African Champions League semi-final showdowns between Moroccan and Egyptian clubs, Raja Casablanca are due to meet Zamalek while Wydad Casablanca will face record eight-time winners Al Ahly

Anti-govt demonstrators clash with Egyptian forces in rare anti-Sisi protests; heavy security deployed at Cairo's Tahrir square
World

Anti-govt demonstrators clash with Egyptian forces in rare anti-Sisi protests; heavy security deployed at Cairo's Tahrir square

Egyptian security forces clashed with hundreds of anti-government protesters in the port city of Suez on Saturday.

Premier League: Newly promoted Aston Villa signs winger Mahmoud 'Trezeguet' Hassan from Turkish side Kasimpasa
Sports

Premier League: Newly promoted Aston Villa signs winger Mahmoud 'Trezeguet' Hassan from Turkish side Kasimpasa

‘Trezeguet’ started his career with Egyptian side Al Ahly and had a stint at Anderlecht in Belgium before moving to Turkey

FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Syrian players hope to bring joy to war-torn homeland by reaching finals
Sports

FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Syrian players hope to bring joy to war-torn homeland by reaching finals

On September 5 Syria snatched a place in the playoffs with a dramatic 2-2 draw away to Iran.

India U-16 football team to gear up for India-Egypt Friendship Cup from 22 April
Sports

India U-16 football team to gear up for India-Egypt Friendship Cup from 22 April

The India U-16 football team is gearing up to face the top junior club teams from Egypt in a couple of friendly matches scheduled this weekend.

Egyptian football star Mohamed Aboutrika placed on 'terror' list
Sports

Egyptian football star Mohamed Aboutrika placed on 'terror' list

An Egyptian court has added former football star Mohamed Aboutrika to the authorities' terror list, his lawyer said on Tuesday.

Egyptian military clash with football fans, one killed
Sports

Egyptian military clash with football fans, one killed

Egyptian troops fired volleys of tear gas and shot into in the air to disperse protesters affiliated with Al Masry club, angry for what they see as unfair measures against their club and city.

FIFA to donate $250,000 to Egypt disaster victims
Sports

FIFA to donate $250,000 to Egypt disaster victims

FIFA said the sum would be paid into a charity account opened by Al Ahly.

Street battle breaks out near Egypt's Interior Ministry
World

Street battle breaks out near Egypt's Interior Ministry

A demonstrator and an army officer were reported dead in Cairo and in the city of Suez two people were killed on Friday as police used live rounds to hold back crowds trying to break into a police station.

No end to Egypt clashes, death toll climbs to 12
World

No end to Egypt clashes, death toll climbs to 12

After two days of running street battles in protest against the soccer violence, clashes broke out again in downtown Cairo Saturday as protesters marched on the Interior Ministry.

FIFA asks for full report on Egypt violence
Sports

FIFA asks for full report on Egypt violence

At least 1,000 people were injured in the violence on Wednesday when fans invaded the pitch after local team al-Masry beat Cairo-based Al Ahli, the most successful club in Africa.

Egyptians clash against security forces over soccer tragedy
World

Egyptians clash against security forces over soccer tragedy

Security forces fired tear gas at demonstrators near the headquarters of the Interior Ministry in Cairo, prompting hundreds to flee.

73 dead as Egypt soccer fans rush field after game
World

73 dead as Egypt soccer fans rush field after game

It was the worst incident of soccer violence in Egypt and the deadliest worldwide since 1996.