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Al Merrikh Sack Head Coach

Al Merrikh Sack Head Coach

Al Merrikh have sacked their head coach Lee Clark after their 3-1 defeat against CAF Champions League defending champions Al Ahly in Egypt on Friday evening. The result eliminated the Sudanese giants from the competition with one game to play in the group stages. Lee Clark saw his side claiming only one win and losing three, leaving them with four points and sitting bottom of the group. The club released their (translated) statement Sunday afternoon: “The Mars Council relieves Clark and assigns Ibrahima to lead the team,” the statement...
Al Merrikh Sack Head Coach

Merrikh Coach Lauds Downs After Ahly Defeat

Al-Merrikh head coach Lee Clark says their defeat to Al Ahly shows the quality of the Mamelodi Sundowns squad this season. Clark looks set to leave the club for a second time following their group stage elimination after the 3-1 defeat at the hands of the reigning champions. This, despite Merrikh being in the ‘Group of Death’ alongside Ahly, Sundowns and their fierce rivals Al Hilal but after the game, he heaped praise not only on Sundowns but the Red Devils boss Pitso Mosimane too. “This was a difficult game and it show the quality...