Sayed Moawad, assistant coach of the Egyptian national team, confirmed that the technical staff of the Pharaohs, led by Hossam El-Badry, is following all players in the Egyptian league, to choose the elements that can provide the addition to the national team in the next stage.
Moawad said to “the seventh day”, that the technical staff will include at least 4 players from the Olympic team, specifically those who participate with their clubs in the league after achieving the Olympic dream.
Moawad refused to talk about specific names, noting that Ramadan Sobhi, Mustafa Muhammad, Akram Tawfiq and Ahmed Yasser Rayan, for example, deserve to join the national team in the next camp.
Egypt is preparing for the first team to face the Togolese team next March in the matches of the third and fourth round of the African Nations Cup 2021 qualifiers hosted by Cameroon in January 2021, after the Pharaohs tied against Kenya and Comoros.
Last Tuesday, the draw for the second round was held Africa Qualifiers for the 2022 World CupAnd resulted in the Egypt national team in the sixth group, which includes the teams of Gabon, Libya and Angola.
The 40 teams were divided into 10 groups, and each group includes 4 teams, two of whom have two roles, with the leaders in the third and final rounds of the qualifying race.
The ten qualifying teams for the final stage were also divided into two parts, each of which comprises 5 teams according to the international classification, and each team from the higher classification meets his counterpart from the lowest classification system, and the five winners qualify directly for the World Cup, and the levels were distributed to the teams participating in the qualifiers based on The latest classification of the International Football Association “FIFA”, issued in December last year, which saw Egypt’s presence in the first level.