The Pharaohs secured their first three points in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon.
The player's return ahead of the game against Guinea-Bissau was one of the rare good news to come out of the national team camp in Garoua.
The player suffered an injury in his calf muscle only one minute before the start of the African Super Cup match.
Amr El Soulia flicked the ball into his own net in the dying seconds of the game, giving Tunisia a 1-0 win and denying the Pharaohs a chance to go to the extra time.
Egypt will face Tunisia on Wednesday in the semi-finals at 974 Stadium in Doha.
The Pharaohs reached the second round of the FIFA Arab Cup after finishing at the summit of Group D following a fierce battle with Algeria.
The Red Devils are in a great run of form since the start of the league season with five wins out of five games, leading the table with two points clear.
Mosimane decided to rest the team's starting midfielder after having a fantastic run with the team in the last couple of matches.
The South African manager will start the game with a 4-3-3 formation as Amr El Soulia, Hamdy Fathy and Aliou Dieng will start in the midfield.
Al Ahly sent a strong message to all the teams that they are ready to defend their beloved title.