Ghazl El-Mahalla beat Aswan 1-0 in a match held at the latter’s stadium in the third round of the Egyptian Premier League.
Aswan failed to win or get any point for the third consecutive game since the start of the season without scoring any goal.
Ghazl El-Mahalla’s only goal in the match was scored by Ahmed El-Sheikh.
Al-Sheikh reached his third goal in the league since the beginning of the season, consolidating his position as the league’s top scorer.
Ghazl El-Mahalla led the league temporarily with 7 points from three matches, while Aswan remained in 17th place without points.
Ghazal El Mahalla made his best start in the Egyptian Premier League by achieving 7 points from three matches, which is the same as what was achieved last season.
Aswan’s first offensive initiative came in the 11th minute when Moaz El Henawy tried to score with a header, but Evona, who was in front of the goal, prevented his team from scoring the first goal.
Aswan’s attempts to score the goal continued, but Amr Shaaban, the Mahalla goalkeeper, prevented all chances.
In the second half, Aswan continued to dominate the match, but Ghazl El Mahalla’s defenses continued to maintain the result.
In the 90th minute, Ghazl El-Mahalla scored a fatal goal through Ahmed El-Sheikh, taking advantage of a cross that passed everyone and completed it in the narrow corner of goalkeeper Amr Hossam.
Ghazal El-Mahalla will play its next match against Al-Ittihad of Alexandria at Alexandria Stadium, while Aswan will be a guest of Future.