Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Tag "Hector Cuper"

    Egypt’s El-Hadary, 45, retires from international football

Egypt’s El-Hadary, 45, retires from international football

Essam El Hadary has retired from international football at the age of 45.The Egyptian football legend was handed his debut in 1996 and went on to play in 159 matches in a career that spanned over two decades.El-Hadary made history at the 2018 World Cup in Russia as he became the oldest player to feature in the mundial.He was in [...]

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    Cameroon vs Egypt: A tough AFCON final to call

Cameroon vs Egypt: A tough AFCON final to call

The final of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) is undeniably a tough one for football experts and bookmakers to call.Taking place on Sunday at the stade de l’Amitié, Libreville, Gabon, the clash is between two of the strongest teams in Africa.After their performance in the group stage, Cameroon was not expected to go far in the tournament, but [...]

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    Egypt defeat Burkina Faso to book final place

Egypt defeat Burkina Faso to book final place

Egypt, seven-time champions of the African Cup of Nations (AFCON), are through to the final of the 2017 edition of the competition, holding in Gabon.The team defeated Burkina Faso 4-3 on penalties at Libreville stadium.Essam El Hadary, the oldest goalkeeper in the competition, was the hero of the game, as he saved Herve Koffi and Bertrand Traore's penalty kicks.It was [...]

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    Egypt’s coach invites 23 for Burundi friendly

Egypt’s coach invites 23 for Burundi friendly

Egypt's coach, Hector Cuper, has invited 23 players to camp ahead of the friendly match with Burundi.The Pharaohs will meet the Central African country on Thursday, May 21 as part of their preparation for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers. They are in the same group with Nigeria, Chad, and Tanzania.The 59-year-old former Valencia and Inter coach called [...]

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    Egypt to play Djibouti, Malawi ahead of AFCON qualifiers

Egypt to play Djibouti, Malawi ahead of AFCON qualifiers

The Pharaohs of Egypt will play two friendly games against Djibouti and Malawi ahead of their 2017 Africa Cup of Nation (AFCON) qualifiers.The seven-time AFCON winners, who have not qualified for the championship in three attempts, have been drawn in Group G of the qualifiers alongside with Nigeria, Tanzania and Chad.And in preparation for the challenge, the Pharaohs will play [...]

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    Egypt’s coach has no fear for Super Eagles

Egypt’s coach has no fear for Super Eagles

Egypt's coach, Hector Cuper, is not losing sleep with the presence of Super Eagles of Nigeria in the same 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying group with the Pharaohs. The seven-time AFCON champions will be battling for the single automatic ticket in Group G against three-time winners Nigeria and minnows Tanzania and Chad.But Cuper is unfazed with the task ahead.“We [...]

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    Egypt plot Super Eagles fall in AFCON 2017 qualifiers

Egypt plot Super Eagles fall in AFCON 2017 qualifiers

The Pharaohs of Egypt are steps ahead of the Super Eagles of Nigeria in the race for the sole ticket in Group G for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).  While the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) are yet to name a coach for the senior national team, the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) have approved the plans of coach Hector [...]

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