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The retired “El Magico” competed with fellow Egyptian Ahmed Fathi and Nigerian Sunday Mba for the honourary prize; Al-Ahly chosen as best club
Girls U19, boys and girls U17, boys U15 and boys U13 brackets are dominated by Egyptians
Egyptian legend Mohamed Aboutrika beat compatriot Ahmed Fathy and Sunday Mba from Nigeria to win the best Player based in Africa.
World football’s ruling body came under withering fire following FIFA secretary general Valcke’s claim that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be played in winter
Mourners, many in tears, threw red and white Benfica scarves on the hearse and waved red and green Portuguese flags as it passed by, crying out: “Eusebio, Eusebio”.
Ashour was injured in the quarterfinals of Hong Kong Open in December 2013 after having recurring problems with his hamstring
Zamalek wins; remains in third place
With major events and developments looming, conditions in the Gulf states will be illuminated under the international spotlight
The Egyptian player loses against reigning champion
Egyptian Ali Zein is tournament’s top scorer
Wadi Degla beat Al-Minya while Arab Contractors dominate Al-Raga’a
This group of young footballers, 18 to be exact, have all had experience of living on the streets, but for almost a year now, have been regularly training with one eye on Rio de Janeiro, where the Street Child World Cup will kick off on 27 March 2014.
Zamalek defeats Al-Masry, Petrojet draws with Talaea Al-Geish
Egyptian basketball team progresses from group stage of FIBA African Champions Cup
League has been set after being postponed several times
Bayern Munich through to the final, awaiting contender
The top-seeded 26-year-old from Cairo will make his Swedish debut against top-ranked German Simon Rosner in the 11th staging of the biggest PSA World Tour event in continental Europe at Linköping Sporthall.
The Egyptian team defeats Maghreb Association Sportive de Fez 2-1 in a friendly match, leading up to the championship’s quarterfinal with Guangzhou Evergrande
Safwat beats Serbia’s Pedja Krstin 2-0
Ministry of Interior says it is ‘studying the security situation’
Moroccan AS Salé wins the championship
26 teams separated into two groups
Egyptian takes Switzerland by storm this year; described as “a superhero” by anchor
Ashour, Al-Shorbagy brothers, Al-Weleily, Abdel Kawy and Al-Tayeb make it to the round of 16
Elsewhere in the December Rankings, Shabana’s compatriot Ramy Ashour maintained his place at World No.1, completing a 12-month spell at the top of the table.
One of Farida’s role models is a soccer star who has helped dismantle stereotypes about female athletes — Olympic gold medalist Alex Morgan of the US national women’s team, who is also a model and published author.
Elshorbagy went into the final 3-9 down to Darwish on a career head-to-head tally over the past four years – but had only dropped a single game in his three wins over the former world No 1 from Cairo.
Russians dominate the championship on their home soil
South African team says it was “a tough challenge”
Egyptians bring home 11 medals – 4 gold, 3 silver and 4 bronze