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Egyptian referee, Grisha to officiate Tunisia-Nigeria – Vanguard
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Egyptian referee, Grisha to officiate Tunisia-Nigeria – Vanguard

Egyptian referee, Gehad Grisha who had earlier officiated the Nigeria – Zambia match at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations and also that of Nigeria – Cameroon World Cup qualifying match in Uyo two years ago, has been handed the today’ match of Tunisia and Nigeria. Grisha was also the referee of the controversial Champions…

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Egyptian Football Association Resigns After Shock South Africa Defeat – Egyptian Streets
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Egyptian Football Association Resigns After Shock South Africa Defeat – Egyptian Streets

Egyptian Football Association Resigns After Shock South Africa Defeat Hany Abou Rida, the President of the Egyptian Football Association (EFA), announced on Saturday night his resignation from the Presidency of the EFA following Egypt’s shock elimination from its 1-0 defeat against South Africa at the African Cup of Nations (AFCON). Abou Rida, who also called…

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AFCON 2019: Egyptian forward Salah misses training with cold – The Nation Newspaper
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AFCON 2019: Egyptian forward Salah misses training with cold – The Nation Newspaper

Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah missed training with cold on Friday, two days before the Africa Cup of Nations hosts meet South Africa in a round-of-16 tie. The Egyptian Football Association said in a statement on Twitter that coach Javier Aguirre had ordered Salah not to train “so as not to worsen his condition” without giving…

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Egyptian winger Warda exonerated after apology – Kawowo Sports
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Egyptian winger Warda exonerated after apology – Kawowo Sports

Amr Warda Egypt winger Amr Warda has been pardoned by the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) and recalled to join his teammates in the 2019 Afcon camp. Ismael Kiyonga | Kawowo Sports Amr WardaWarda was expelled from the team two days ago for alleged sexual harassment and inappropriate behaviour by various women online. He missed the…

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Egyptian player kicked out of AFCON for sexual harassment – Daily Sun
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Egyptian player kicked out of AFCON for sexual harassment – Daily Sun

The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) have expelled winger Amr Warda from their national cup   squad after he was accused of sexual harassment by a number of women. Egyptian-British model Merhan Keller alleged that Warda, 25, had sent her inappropriate and aggressive messages. Keller then followed up her claims by sharing testimonies from a number…

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Egyptian football authorities overturn Amr Warda’s suspension – Al Jazeera English
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Egyptian football authorities overturn Amr Warda’s suspension – Al Jazeera English

The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) has overturned a decision to expel attacking midfielder Amr Warda for alleged sexual harassment of several women online following the intervention of several of his teammates, including star striker Mohamed Salah. Warda on Wednesday was expelled from Egypt’s African Nations Cup squad after a model uploaded screenshots of inappropriate messages…

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Egyptian footballer ‘kicked off’ team after sexual harassment accusations – StepFeed
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Egyptian footballer ‘kicked off’ team after sexual harassment accusations – StepFeed

A member of Egypt’s national football team will be excluded from the African Cup of Nations after a number of sexual allegations against him surfaced this week.Egyptian footballer Amr Warda will not be participating in Egypt’s remaining matches at the AFCON 2019 starting Wednesday, to “ensure discipline and focus” within the team, Al Araby reported. His barring comes a…

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Egyptian fans leave Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah without a prayer – The Times
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Egyptian fans leave Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah without a prayer – The Times

Mohamed Salah has won admiration around the world for combining his Muslim faith so visibly with his football. His goal celebration incorporates performing sujood, the Islamic act of prostration. Such is the fame of Liverpool’s Egyptian striker, however, that getting to his hometown mosque is a problem. Salah often speaks of his humble roots in…

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CAF Suspends Egyptian Referee Gehad Grisha – Morocco World News
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CAF Suspends Egyptian Referee Gehad Grisha – Morocco World News

CAF has suspended the Egyptian referee for his poor performance in the first leg of the CAF Champions League final.Rabat – The African Football Confederation executive body decided to suspend the Egyptian referee, Gehad Grisha,for six months. The decision was made as a result of the several mistakes the Egyptian referee made during the  African…

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Egyptian media suggest Salah won’t face Barcelona – MARCA.com
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Egyptian media suggest Salah won’t face Barcelona – MARCA.com

Champions League Suffered a head injury on SaturdaySalah stretchered off in tears against NewcastleLiverpool could well have to do without Mohamed Salah as they welcome Barcelona to Anfield for their Champions League semi-final second leg on Tuesday.The forward was stretchered off the pitch in tears at St. James’ Park on Saturday as the Reds narrowly beat…

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Egyptian media provide Mohamed Salah injury update – and it’s bad news for Liverpool – Irish Mirror
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Egyptian media provide Mohamed Salah injury update – and it’s bad news for Liverpool – Irish Mirror

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‘Best Egyptian in the league’ – These Arsenal fans troll Mo Salah over Elneny training video – Football.London
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‘Best Egyptian in the league’ – These Arsenal fans troll Mo Salah over Elneny training video – Football.London

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Disqualified Egyptian club Ismaily reinstated in Champions League – Myjoyonline.com
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Disqualified Egyptian club Ismaily reinstated in Champions League – Myjoyonline.com

Egyptian club Ismaily have been reinstated into the African Champions League after disqualification last month when fans forced the abandonment of a home fixture against Club Africain, the Confederation of African Football said on Monday. Ismaily supporters threw stones and water bottles towards the field, which forced Cameroon referee Neant Alioum to order the teams into…

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Egyptian FA yet to contact Liverpool on Mohamed Salah decision – Goal.com
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Egyptian FA yet to contact Liverpool on Mohamed Salah decision – Goal.com

Earlier this week, a top official of the country’s football body disclosed that the 26-year-old would be excused from next month’s international games Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp revealed that they are yet to receive an official statement from the Egyptian Football Federation over their decision to snub Mohamed Salah for their international matches in March.…

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Egyptian FA yet to contact Liverpool on Mohamed Salah decision – Goal.com
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Egyptian FA yet to contact Liverpool on Mohamed Salah decision – Goal.com

Earlier this week, a top official of the country’s football body disclosed that the 26-year-old would be excused from next month’s international games Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp revealed that they are yet to receive an official statement from the Egyptian Football Federation over their decision to snub Mohamed Salah for their international matches in March.…

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