crowned Alexandria Olympic on April 29, 1966 with the title The general league For the only time in its history, after winning the final match against Zamalek with a goal without a response, Ezz El-Din Yaqoub scored from a header a minute before the end of the match at Alexandria Stadium, raising the Olympic tally to 30 points, four points ahead of Zamalek Runner-up, thus becoming the first club to win the league championship from outside Cairo.
The Alexandria Olympic Club is one The oldest Egyptian club Where it was founded on August 28, 1905 under the name of the Red Star, and it is the first team from outside Cairo to win the Premier League and the first Egyptian club to participate in the African Champions League and reached the Golden Square in this tournament, but withdrew from the tournament because of the 1967 war.
In 1915, the club’s name was changed to the Government Employees Club, and after the brilliance of its players in the 1924 Olympics, the club’s name was changed to the Egyptian Olympic in Alexandria, in relation to the Olympics.-
The Olympic produced many bright stars, for example, Ahmed Al-Kass, the Egyptian national team player, who scored 108 goals during his career that lasted for 9 seasons, and was one of the most prominent stars of the Egyptian national team’s matches against the Netherlands and England in the 90 World Cup.-
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