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Al Ahly meet visiting rivals Zamalek at Cairo International Stadium in this Premier League match on Sunday.
Full predictions, pre-match stats and user poll for Al Ahly v Zamalek are shown on this page - as well as up-to-date odds.
Al Ahly are hoping to win again following a 4-1 Premier League triumph over El Sharkia.
Their latest results really do illustrate the point that quality has been evident in the Al Ahly backline. Al Ahly have kept it tight, resulting in the number of goals that have flown into the back of their net over the course of their previous 6 games standing at 4. We will have to find out whether or not that trend will end up being continued on in this game.
Zamalek will go into the meeting following on from a 2-1 Premier League win against Ismaily in their previous outing.
The stats don’t lie, and Zamalek have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, conceding 6 goals in total. At the back, Zamalek have clearly had some problems.
Head to head
Inspecting their prior head-to-head clashes going back to 28/07/2019 shows us that Al Ahly have won 4 of these games and Zamalek 1, with the number of drawn matches being 1.
20 goals were produced between them throughout the course of those matches, with 12 from The Red Devils and 8 netted by The Royal Team. The average number of goals per game works out to 3.33.
Team News: Al Ahly
The Al Ahly boss Pitso Mosimane doesn’t have any fitness worries to speak of coming into this clash thanks to a fully healthy squad available for selection.
Team News: Zamalek
Owing to a fully injury-free group ready to go, the Zamalek boss Patrice Carteron doesn’t have any fitness worries to speak of ahead of this game.
Here is a game where Zamalek may not find it easy to see themselves scoring against this Al Ahly side who we reckon should score at least once to gain the upper hand.
We’re therefore predicting a very even match with a 1-0 winning margin for Al Ahly at full-time.
Expecting it to be tight.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Cairo International Stadium (75,000)
Captain: Mohamed El Shenawy
Chairman: Mahmoud El Khatib
Manager: Pitso Mosimane