The two teams will face off on Tuesday night in Senegal to decide who will pick one of Africa's five tickets to the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
The Red Devils announced that their captain is fit to be back to action after missing the team’s games during the last month for injury.
The group stage was concluded on Thursday evening and the teams are rested for two days before returning to compete in the knockout stage on Sunday.
Al Ahly fans believe that having El Shenawy in such a vital match will boost their chances to win the game
Al Ahly fans hope their captain to return before the Cairo derby, scheduled on Friday.
The Red Devils will go to Niger without several key players like Mohamed El Shenawy, Hussein El Shahat, Salah Mohsen and Mohamed Magdy Afsha.
Ramadan captained the national team in Saturday's 1-0 loss to Brazil in the tournament's quarter-finals.
Brazil's winning goal came in the last minutes of the first half through a fantastic shot from Matheus Cunha.
The Red Devils are six points behind the leaders Zamalek with two games in hand and they hope to close the gap at the top with a victory tonight.
Egypt U-23 national team achieved an important point in the Pharaohs' opening game of Tokyo Olympic Games.
Pitso Mosimane and his men hope to add another three points to their tally of 51 points and close the gap with league leaders Zamalek at the top.
The Pharaohs hope to follow the steps of the national team that participated in Tokyo Olympics in 1964 and achieved the fourth place.
The final has been held as a single match at a venue pre-selected by CAF and this year Casablanca was the destination after Cairo hosted last year's final.
Sobhy believes that the team could survive the tough Group in the Olympic Games in Tokyo, which includes Spain, Argentina and Australia.
Hegazi is one of the three over-aged players alongside Mahmoud El Wensh and Mohamed El Shenawy, who were chosen by the team's coach Shawki Gharib to support the team in the competition.
Al Ahly were held to a 2-2 draw against Pyramids at home on Thursday night, losing two important points in the race to the title.
Gharib said that he did not make his choice on the other two over-aged players that will join the team alongside Liverpool's winger Mohamed Salah.
Al Ahly will host the South African giants on Saturday night at Al Ahly Stadium and they will meet again a week later in South Africa.
Al Ahly had a strong start to the group stage with a 3-0 win over Sudan’s Al Merrikh last Tuesday.
El Shenawy helped his team win the bronze medal in the FIFA Club World Cup after making crucial saves in the third-place playoff against Brazil's Palmeiras.