The President of the Olympic Committee addressed the concerned authorities, represented by Amr Al-Ganaini, Chairman of the Five-Year Committee, on the necessity of applying the text of the sanctions approved by the Olympic Committee on October 3, which stipulated that Mansour should be suspended from any sporting activity for a period of 4 years.
Mohamed Fadl, a member of the five-year committee in charge of managing the Football Association, confirmed that the board of directors of Al-Ahly and Zamalek clubs will attend the match from the stadium and their permits have been extracted.
He said in televised statements that according to the Egyptian Olympic Committee’s letter regarding the president of Zamalek Club, he will not attend the match – with an emphasis on his respect for all – with an invitation to a “representative” of the club president, in implementation of the Egyptian Olympic Committee’s decision to suspend Mortada Mansour, President of Zamalek Club.
It is noteworthy that the Confederation of African Football (CAF) announced the appointment of the Algerian international referee, Mustafa Ghorbal, as a referee for the match between Al-Ahly and Zamalek, in the final of the African Champions League, scheduled for Friday evening at Cairo International Stadium.
Moroccan Ghorbal, Radwan Jayed, is assisted by a judge for the “VAR” technology, and a fourth referee from Zambian Jani Sikazwe.
Today, the technical meeting for the match was held at Cairo Stadium, and the meeting resulted in Al-Ahly wearing the red shirt, black shorts and red sock, while the goalkeeper wore the “Mouv” uniform, Zamalek wore a completely white uniform, and the guard wore the green uniform.