FILE - U-20 Egyptian team
CAIRO - 18 August 2019: The Youth U-20 handball Egyptian team, led by manager Magdy Abouelmagd, faces Germany in the World Cup Final after beating Portugal 41/36 on Saturday in the World Cup semi-finals in Macedonia.
The match will be held at 06:00 pm on Sunday, where it will be broadcast live on the Time Sport channel, which has obtained the rights to transfer the Egyptian matches in the tournament since its launch.
Egypt has had an amazing journey at the tournament, having topped their group stage after defeating Sweden, Chinese Taipei, Canada and Hungary. Egypt’s only loss at the competition came against France at the second round of the group stage.
Egypt faced Slovenia on Wednesday at the round of 16 and won the game 30-27 to reach the quarter finals, during which they destroyed Iceland 35-31 to earn a spot at the semi-final.
Egypt’s best achievement at the competition came in 2007 and 2011 when the national team finished 5th.
Egypt’s squad consists of: Yasser Mohamed Saif El Din, Omar Ahmed Lotfy, Abdel Fattah Ali Youssef Ahmed, Youssef Alaa El Din, MazenReda, Mohamed Samir, Mohamed Hossam El Din, Ziad Ahmed, Ibrahim El Sayed, Hassan Walid, Saif Hany, Abdel Rahman Mohamed, Mohab Said and Omar Ahmed.