Pitso & Al Ahly Arrive In SA
Pitso Mosimane and Al Ahly have touched down in South Africa after ‘Jingles’ announced a strong squad for the second leg against Mamelodi Sundowns.
The defending champions left Cairo on Monday and arrived in the “early hours of Tuesday” at OR Tambo, the club confirmed on it’s website.
Mosimane and his squad were accompanied by club president Mahmoud El Khatib.
The ‘Club of the Century’ welcomed back left-back Ali Maaloul, who received high praise from Mamelodi Sundowns co-head coach Rulani Mokwena ahead of the first leg, as well as Hamdy Fathi to their squad.
Here is Al Ahly’s squad in full:
Goalkeepers: Mohamed El-Shennawy, Ali Lotfy, Hamza Alaa
Defenders: Ramy Rabia, Yasser Ibrahim, Badr Benoun, Mahmoud Metwally, Ayman Ashraf, Mahmoud Wahid, Saad Samir, Mohamed Hany, Ahmed Ramadan Beckham, Ali Maaloul
Midfielders: Amr El-Sulaya, Aliou Dieng, Hamdy Fathi, Akram Tawfik, Mohamed Magdy Afsha, Nasser Maher, Taher Mohamed Taher, Hussein El-Shahat, Walid Soliman, Mahmoud Kahraba
Strikers: Mohamed Sherif, Salah Mohsen, Junior Ajayi, Walter Bwalya
The second leg at Lucas Moripe Stadium is scheduled to kick off at 15:00 on Saturday, 22 May.