Egypt giants Al Ahly sack coach Lasarte after Cup defeat

Egypt giants Al Ahly sack coach Lasarte after Cup defeat 1

On Aug 19, 2019 6,589 By Tarek Talaat |BBC Sports| Egyptian giants Al Ahly sacked their coach Martin Lasarte on Sunday, a day after being knocked out of the Egypt Cup. Martin Lasarte was appointed as Al Ahly coach in December 2018 Ahly lost 1-0 to Pyramids on Saturday in the last-16 of the tournament. The club confirmed that Lasarte’s future was discussed at a meeting on Sunday afternoon as part of a review of the season. Related Articles Lasarte was sacked despite guiding Ahly to this year’s Egyptian Premier League title with…

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How much would Chiefs miss Billiat?

How much would Chiefs miss Billiat? 2

KAIZER Chiefs’ Khama Billiat is being linked with a big-money move to several North African clubs. How much would Amakhosi miss him if he were to leave? Warriors and Kaizer Chiefs striker Khama Billiat According to Moroccan publication Maghrib Foot, Raja Casablanca are interested in Billiat, as are Al-Ahly and Zamalek. Billiat’s agent Michael Ngobeni said he “can’t deny that there is interest in the player from a number of clubs”. Billiat set up a team-high 47 chances in the PSL last season, including 11 for Leonardo Castro and eight…

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Al Ahly 3-1 Esperance: Egyptians take first-leg lead in African Champions League final

Al Ahly 3-1 Esperance: Egyptians take first-leg lead in African Champions League final 3

On Nov 3, 2018 8,978 0 Walid Soliman scored two VAR penalties to give Egypt’s Al Ahly a 3-1 first-leg win over Esperance in the African Champions League final in Alexandria. Al Ahy’s Ahmed El Gaber jumps to celebrate one of his team’s goals It was the first time VAR was used in a Champions League final and referee Mehdi Charef watched replays before awarding the spot kicks. Amr Elsolia scored the other goal for the hosts while Youcef Belaili converted a penalty for Esperance. The Egyptian club are aiming…

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