CAF officials informed Al-Ahly and Zamalek officials that the Algerian referee, Mostafa Ghorbal, will be the referee for the two teams’ match scheduled for 9 p.m. tomorrow Friday, in the African Champions League Final, at Cairo Stadium, in the historic final that will bring together the two teams , As it will witness for the first time the establishment of the African Final between two teams from the same country.
The technical meeting for a match ended Ahly Zamalek, scheduled for tomorrow evening at Cairo Stadium, in the African Champions League Final, was held today at Cairo Stadium, in the presence of Sayed Abdel Hafeez, director of football, Samir Adly, managing director, and Dr. Amr Moheb, the translator, Wael Mohamed and Mohamed Osama, administrators.
As a result of the meeting, Al-Ahly wore the red shirt, black shorts and red sock, while the goalkeeper wore the “Mauve” uniform, while Zamalek wore a completely white uniform, and the guard wore the green uniform.
During the meeting, it was confirmed when the two teams would arrive at Cairo Stadium an hour and a half before the start of the match.
Mohamed Fadl, a member of the Five-Year Committee of the Football Association, who is responsible for organizing the Zamalek and Al-Ahly match in the final of the African Champions League, scheduled for 9 pm tomorrow, Friday, revealed that the defeated team in tomorrow’s match will be awarded second-place medals in the dressing room and will not be present on the podium, as a kind of precautionary measures. Because of the Corona virus.
Muhammad Fadl continued during his seminar on the seventh day: The winner from Zamalek and Al-Ahly tomorrow will be honored by being on the stage and receiving the championship cup, while it was agreed during the security meeting that the defeated team would be present in the dressing room and receive medals for second place, and this matter has been dealt with in more than Championship due to Corona virus.
The African Champions League is witnessing a unique event as the Egyptian football giants “Al-Ahly and Zamalek” qualify for the final of the tournament, scheduled for November 27, in a historic event between Al-Ahly and Zamalek, as the first in history between the two major poles, and this final will be the first between two teams from one country In the continent of Africa.
The red genie is the most crowned African Champions League with eight titles, the first in 1982 and the last in 2013, and since then the Ahlawi fans have dreamed of returning the title again to the Tach Stadium, while the White Knight seeks to crown his sixth titles to increase his balance in the tournament that has been absent from its treasuries 18 years ago, Where the last coronation was the 2002 season with the goal of Tamer Abdel Hamid in the box of Moroccan Raja.
Zamalek’s last appearance in the final match was 2016, breaking the 14-year wait, but he did not win the title