Zamalek fans chant for their handball team - FILE
CAIRO, 17 October 2019:The chants of dozens of fans of the White Castle shouted with songs for their club at Cairo Airport during reception of Zamalek handball team after their historic victory to win the African Club Championship held in the Republic of Cape Verde by defeating Egypt’s Sporting 33/31 in the final.
It is noteworthy that the first half of the game ended with a score of 17/14 for Sporting, but soon recovered Zamalek stars shine and spirit of victory in the second half to achieve a draw and then won the title.
This is the 12th African Championship in Zamalek club history to continue the African domination for the third consecutive competition.
The tournament saw the white team achieve the full mark by winning all their confrontations, where Zamalek qualified to the final by beating Angola's Inter Club 30/18, and Sporting qualified to the final by beating JSK Congolese 27/20.
Zamalek succeeded in achieving the full mark in the first round by defeating both: Cape Verde desportivo, Congolese star, Fab Cameroon and Widad Samara of Morocco.