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Wednesday, 23 October 2019

EFA suspends league football for a month

The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) has suspended league games for a month due to Al Ahly’s refusal to play matches, ِit announced in a statement yesterday. Matches will resume after the U23 African Cup of Nations, which takes place in Egypt from 8-22 November. Al Ahly are refusing to take to the field until it plays Zamalek in the Cairo derby, which was postponed last weekend on security concerns.

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