Al-Ahly midfielder Aliou Diang is subject to a medical examination by Ahmed Abu Abla, the doctor of the red genie, after the player complained of a slight knee pain during the Algerian ES Setif match, which ended in a positive tie with two goals for each team, so that Al-Ahly qualified for the final of the African Champions League and set a date With Moroccan Wydad.
Al-Ahly gets a negative rest today, then trains tomorrow, in preparation for facing Al-Ahly Bank next Wednesday in the Premier League.
Al-Ahly club’s technical staff, led by South African Betso Musimani, closed the African Champions League page after the end of its match with Algeria’s ES Setif in the second leg of the championship semi-final in order to focus on the league matches.
Al-Ahly is preparing to face Al-Ahly Bank at eight in the evening next Wednesday at the Arab Contractors Stadium in the nineteenth round of the Premier League competition, a match in which it is looking to collect the three points to correct its course in the local competition after the Red Genie stumbled in three consecutive rounds of losing against Al-Masry Al-Portsaidi and a draw with the Vanguards of the Army negatively and with Ceramica with a goal for each team, to give up seven full points in the struggle for the lead with Zamalek, “the title holder”, who lost from Enppi recently with a double to give Al-Ahly a new gift.
Al-Ahly is ranked third in the Egyptian league standings with 33 points after playing 14 matches, winning 10 matches, drawing in 3 matches and losing only once, and its players scored 32 goals and conceded 10.