Youm7 TV broadcast a special coverage presented by Jermain Shalaby, which dealt with the surprises of the Egyptian national team’s announcement of its list in preparation for the two matches of Libya scheduled for October 8 and 11, in the third and fourth round of the World Cup qualifiers, which saw the exclusion of 11 players, led by Al-Ahly duo Mohamed Sharif and Mohamed Majdi Qafsha. .
A source revealed in statements to “The Seventh Day” that the duo, Muhammad Qafsha and Muhammad Sharif, were not injured after their participation in the Liberia friendly yesterday, which witnessed the Pharaohs win 2-0, and their exclusion was a purely technical decision..
The Egyptian national team officials closed their phones, refusing to respond to the real reasons behind excluding the top scorer in the Egyptian league, Mohamed Sharif, from the list of the Libyan national team, and the same for Mohamed Magdy Afsha and the rest of those excluded..
The Portuguese coach, Queiroz, excluded the duo, Mohamed Sherif, Mohamed Magdy Afsha and Mustafa Fathi, and the list of those excluded was as follows. :
Ali Gabr, Ahmed Tawfik, Karim Hafez, Wissam Morsi, Mohamed Magdy Afsha, Muhannad Lashin, Mustafa Fathi, Ahmed Samir, Mohamed Sherif, or Ahmed Yasser Rayan.
The technical staff of the national team, led by Carlos Queiroz, announced the list of players selected to join the team camp, which starts tomorrow, in preparation for meeting the Libyan team in the World Cup qualifiers. The list includes 24 players who are:
Goalkeepers: Mohamed El-Shennawy, Mohamed Abu Jabal, Mohamed Bassam and Mohamed Sobhi.
Defense: Akram Tawfik, Ahmed Fathi, Ahmed Hegazy and Baher Al-Mohammadi, Mahmoud Hamdi “Al Wensh”, Yasser Ibrahim, Ahmed Abu Al-Fateh and Ayman Ashraf.
Middle: Mohamed Elneny, Amr Al-Soliya, Tarek Hamed and Hamdi Fathi.
Attacking midfielder: Ahmed Sayed “Zizou”, Mohamed Salah, Abdullah Al-Saeed, Ibrahim Adel, Ramadan Sobhi and Omar Marmoush.
Attack: Ahmed Hassan “Koka” and Mustafa Mohamed.