Egyptian police - Reuters
CAIRO - 20 September 2019 – Security forces were intensively deployed in the vicinity of Borg Al-Arab Stadium in Alexandria, ahead of the Egyptian Super Cup Derby between Al-Ahly and Zamalek, which is due to be played on 7:00 p.m. on Friday.
لإhe Ministry of Interior said in a statement on Friday that security forces are responsible for securing a total of 10,000 fans of the two competing teams.
This edition of the Super Cup is for the 2017-2018 season when Al Ahly won the Egyptian league while Zamalek won the Egyptian Cup.
EFA announced on Wednesday that the German referee, Felix Brych, will officiate the game and will be joined by assistants Mark Borsch and Stefan Lupp.