The first football team in Al-Ahly Club has decided to play several friendly matches during the coming period, in preparation for the new season 2022-2023, during which the Red Genie seeks to return to the podiums.
Al-Ahly had recently begun the preparation period for the new season under the leadership of its new Swiss coach, Marcel Koller, whose most important goals during the last period were to raise the players’ physical fitness, by holding full-day training.
Al-Ahly friendly matches
In the first friendly confrontation, Al-Ahly club meets Petrojet on September 21, then faces Aswan on September 25, and the Red Genie concludes its friendly confrontations with the Vanguard of the Army meeting on September 29.
Friendly matches stadiums
The technical staff of Al-Ahly club decided to play the Petrojet and Aswan matches at Mokhtar El-Teach Stadium, while the Tala’a El-Gaish match will be held at Al-Ahly and Al-Salam Stadium.
It is noteworthy that Al-Ahly club is preparing to face Al-Ittihad of Monastir in the round of 32 of the African Champions League in its next edition, which qualified for the main round after its victory over the Rwandan army in the preliminary league with three clean goals, while losing the first leg with a clean goal.
The first leg match between Al-Ittihad and Al-Ahly will be played on October 7 in Tunisia, while the return match will be held on the 14th of the same month in Cairo, and the winner of the two matches advances to the group stage of the African Champions League.
The position of the injured
It is noteworthy that Al-Ahly club regained the efforts of more than one player it had missed last season due to injury, led by the right-back Akram Tawfiq, Mahmoud Metwally, Hussein Al-Shahat, Mohamed Hani, Amr Al-Sulayya, and Taher Mohamed Taher.