Lagos - Egypt have announced a 23-man squad for the 2017
Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Nigeria.
Coach Hector Cuper included Arsenal’s Mohamed Elneny,
Mohamed Salah of AS Roma and SC Braga’s Ahmed Hassan in a list that is
dominated by players from Zamalek and Al Ahly.
The first leg of the fixture will be played in Nigeria’s Kaduna
city on March 25, with the return leg scheduled for Alexandria four days later.
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Egypt full squad:
Goalkeepers: Ahmed Elshennawy (Zamalek), Sherif Ekramy (Al
Defenders: Ramy Rabia (Al Ahly), Ahmed Hegazy (Al Ahly),
Sabry Rahil (Al Ahly), Mohamed Hany (Al Ahly), Hamada Tolba (Zamalek), Ali Gabr
(Zamalek), Omar Gaber (Zamalek), Mostafa Fathi (Zamalek)
Midfielders: Amr Warda (Panetolikos FC, Momen Zakaria (Al
Ahly), Momen Zakaria (Al Ahly), Ramadan Sobhy (Al Ahly), Hazem Emam (Zamalek),
Ayman Hefny (Zamalek), Mostafa Fathi (Zamalek)
Strikers: Mohamed Salah (AS Roma), Mohamed Elneny (Arsenal),
Ahmed Hassan (SC Braga), Abdalla El-Said (Al Ahly), Amr Gamal (Al Ahly) Ahmed
Hassan Mekky (Zamalek)For
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