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The Premier League game at Cairo International Stadium on Friday will see hosts Al Ahly welcome El Mokawloon.
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Al Ahly will be looking for another win after a 3-5 Premier League triumph against Zamalek.
Al Ahly can boast an impressive attacking record recently, smashing 19 goals past their opponents over the course of their last six fixtures. In those games, Al Ahly have also seen the tally of goals scored against them total 9. That kind of pattern won’t necessarily follow through here, however.
Last time out, El Mokawloon drew 1-1 in the Premier League tie with Tala'ea El Gaish.
Illustrating their bias toward action-packed encounters, goals have been celebrated 20 times in the last 6 matches in which El Mokawloon have sent out their troops, making it an average of 3.33 goals for each meeting. Opposition teams have got 10 of this grand total.
Head to head
Looking over their most recent head-to-head meetings dating back to 27/11/2018 shows us that Al Ahly have won 5 of these games & El Mokawloon 1, with the tally of drawn results standing at 0.
In all, 15 goals were produced between them throughout the course of those matches, with 11 of them for The Red Devils and 4 coming from Mountain Wolves. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.5.
Team News: Al Ahly
The Al Ahly manager Pitso Mosimane has a full complement, with no fitness worries at all before this clash thanks to a fully injury-free group available for selection.
Team News: El Mokawloon
Thanks to a fully healthy group ready to go, the El Mokawloon manager Emad El-Nahhas doesn’t have any fitness worries to speak of ahead of this game.
We envisage that El Mokawloon have enough to breach the defence of this Al Ahly team, although that might not be enough to avoid defeat.
Our selection here is for a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 advantage for Al Ahly at full-time. Should be a good one.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Cairo International Stadium (75,000)
Chairman: Mahmoud El Khatib
Manager: Pitso Mosimane
Competitions: Premier League position 1