Egypt’s head coach Carlos Queiroz has potentially made up his mind of his eleven men players, who will start today’s match against Lebanon in the opening match of FIFA Arab Cup.
The match will kick off at 15:00 CLT. The Pharaohs have drawn alongside Lebanon, Algeria, and Sudan in the Group D.
What is the System of the tournament?
16 teams will be partaking in the tournament, as every four teams divided into four groups. The first two position of each group will qualify automatically for the quarter finals. The quarter finals matches will be held on December 10 and 11.
Then, four teams will reach the semi-final, which will take place on December 15. The final game will take place on December 18.
History of Egypt-Lebanon clashes?
Both teams clashed six times before, with Egypt won five and the other clash ended in draw.
The possible line-up is as follows:
Goalkeepers: Mohamed El Shenawy
Defenders: Ahmed Fatou, El Winsh, Hegazy, Akram Tawfik
Midfielders: Afsha, El Solia, Hamdy Fathy
Forwards: Ahmed Refaat, Mohamed Sherieff, Mostafa Fathy