Egypt football team

Mohamed Salah's Egypt through to FIFA World Cup qualifying playoffs

Egypt went through to Africa's World Cup qualifying playoffs Friday after fighting back from 2-0 down for a 2-2 draw in Angola.

published on : 13th November 2021

Liverpool refuses to release Mohamed Salah for World Cup qualifiers

Egypt is on Britain's red list, so Salah would be required to quarantine upon his return from Cairo and miss two Premier League games.

published on : 23rd August 2021

At 45, Egypt captain Essam El Hadary offers a FIFA World Cup tale of tenacity

He is set to overtake Colombia goalkeeper Faryd Mondragon, who was 43 when he played at the last World Cup in Brazil, to become the oldest to have played the tournament.

published on : 15th June 2018

Will he or won't he? Egypt holds its breath over injured Mohamed Salah 

Salah, who turns 26 on the day of the game, gave 100 million frantic Egyptians a massive boost on Wednesday when he joined a squad training session at their Grozny base.

published on : 14th June 2018

Mohamed Salah misses Egypt's first training session in Russia ahead of FIFA World Cup

Salah did come out onto the pitch in Grozny accompanied by Chechen President Ramzan Kadyrov to greet fans eager to catch a glimpse of the English Premier League player of the year.

published on : 11th June 2018

Fans give Egypt's Pharaohs a warm send-off ahead of FIFA World Cup 2018

Egypt also unveiled its mascot, a green "Nile Crocodile" in a red Egypt jersey, white shorts and a yellow-and-black pharaonic head cover.

published on : 10th June 2018