CAIRO, 12 October 2021: Egypt won a precious victory over Libya, by 3-0, in the match that took place, Monday, in the fourth round of the African qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Egypt three goals came through Ahmed Fattouh, Mustafa Mohamed and Ramadan Sobhi.
With this victory, Egypt climbed to the top of Group F in the World Cup qualifiers with 10 points, while Libya's balance froze at 6 points, while Gabon came in third place with 4 points, and finally Angola was in fourth place with 3 points.
The Egyptian national team started the match with a formation that includes:
Mohamed El-Shennawy (1),
Akram Tawfiq (14), Ahmed Hegazy (6), Mahmoud Hamdi “Al-Wensh” (15), Ahmed Fattouh (13),
Amr Al-Sulayya (4), Mohamed Elneny (17), Mohamed Salah (10), Omar Marmoush (20), Abdullah Al-Saeed (19),
Mostafa Mohamed (18).
While the Libyan national team started with: Goalkeepers: Muhammad Nashnoush, Defense Line: Abdullah Al-Sharif - Sanad Al-Werfalli - Ali Salama - Mutasim Sabo, Midfield: Faisal Al-Badri - Mutasim Al-Misrati - Hamdo Al-Huni, Attacking Line: Muhammad Al-Tabal - Mu'ayyad Al-Wafi Mahmoud Zoabi.
The start of the match was enthusiastic on the part of the Libyan players in an attempt to control the ball. On the other hand, the Egyptian team was careful to absorb the enthusiasm of the owners of the land and the play receded in the middle of the field.
Ahmed Fattouh scored the goal for Egypt in the 39th minute with a powerful shot that smashed into the net of the Libyan goalkeeper, Mohamed Nashnoush, before Mustafa Mohamed added the second goal in the 45th minute, ending the first half with Egypt’s lead with two clean goals.
In the 72nd, Ramadan Sobhi added the third goal after a beautiful pass from Mohamed Salah.