Mohamed Abu Ela, the doctor of the Egyptian national team, denied the injury of the duo, Mohamed Sherif and Mohamed Magdy Afsha, after they were excluded from the final list of the Pharaohs for the two matches in Libya.
The Egyptian team will meet Libya, in the framework of the third and fourth rounds of the African qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup, on the 8th and 11th of October.
Abul-Ela said in exclusive statements to “Botolat”: “The exclusion of Afsha and Sharif is not due to injury, and they do not suffer from any injury.”
The technical staff of the Egyptian national team, led by Portuguese Colos Queiroz, announced the final list of the Pharaohs today, Friday, which witnessed the exclusion of Afsha and Mohamed Sharif.
see | Egypt’s squad list for Libya’s World Cup qualifiers
It is noteworthy that the Egyptian team defeated Liberia, with two goals without a response, scored by Mohamed Sherif, in the first friendly match under the technical leadership of the new technical staff of the Pharaohs led by the Portuguese Queiroz.