Soccer, Egyptian Cup semi-final, 7,5,2018, Zamalek players celebrate scoring against Ismaily, Karim Abdel Aziz
CAIRO – 13 February 2019: Zamalek hosts Algerian club, NA Hussein Dey, on Wednesday night in the second round of CAF Confederation Cup group stage.
Zamalek hopes to return to the right track at the competition as they lost the first round 4-2 to Gor Mahia in Kenya.
Zamalek new signing, Khalid Boutayeb, is the favorite to lead the team attacking line alongside Mahmoud Abdelmoem Kahraba and Youssif Obama while Omar El Said is expected to start the game on the bench.
Zamalek’s expected line-up for the game consists of:
Mahmoud Gennesh, Mahmoud Abdel Ghany, Hamdi Nagguez, Mahmoud Alaa, Abdallah Gomaa, Tarek Hamed, Fergani Sassi, Kahraba, Ibrahim Hassan, Youssef Obama and Khalid Boutayeb.
Zamalek has a great record against Algerian clubs as they never lost to any of the Algerian teams in Egypt.
Zamalek SC was drawn in Group D of the CAF Confederations Cup alongside Kenyan Champions Gor Mahia, Algerian side NA Hussein and Angolan outfit Petro Atletico.
The game starts at 9:00 p.m. (CLT).