Shikabala, the Zamalek player, threatened Al-Ahly goal with a powerful shot in the 20th minute of the match between the two teams at Cairo International Stadium in the 21st round of the General League competition.
Shikabala broke through, as usual, the right of the penalty area after he deflected Al-Ahly defense and hit a wonderful ball with the left foot, which was blocked by Mohamed El-Shenawy, Al-Ahly goalkeeper, to rebound to Bin Sharqi, who hit a ball with the left foot from the left of the six yards, but El-Shennawi countered it again, and it rebounded to Bin Sharqi again. To send a ground cross, which Al-Shennawi removed, then was dispersed by the Al-Ahly defense.
The Zamalek formation includes both:Goalkeepers: Mohamed Awad, defensive line: Ahmed Fattouh – Mahmoud Al Wensh – Mahmoud Alaa – Hamza Al Mathlouthi, midfield: Tariq Hamed – Ferjani Sassi – Ahmed Syed Zizou – Mahmoud Abdel Razek Shikabala – Ashraf Bin Sharqi, offensive line: Youssef Obama
Al-Ahly formation includes both:Goalkeepers: Mohamed El-Shennawy, Defense: Ayman Ashraf, Badr Banoun, Rami Rabia, Mohamed Hani, Center: Amr Al-Soulia, Gleo Diang, Mohamed Magdy Afsha, Attack: Taher Mohamed Taher, Hussein Al-Shahat, Mohamed Sharif.
Al-Ahly enters today’s match with 40 points, which they collected from 18 matches, while Zamalek enters today’s match and has 44 points collected from 20 games.