By Johnny Edward:
Egypt national team coach Hector Cuper has announced his squad for the two upcoming friendlies against Libya and Jordan as he continues to put the Pharaohs into shape ahead of the crucial 2017 AFCON qualifier against Nigeria, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
The Pharaohs are preparing for the 2017 AFCON qualifier against Nigeria in March will face Jordan and Libya at the Aswan stadium on January 27 and 29 respectively.
According to Kingfut.com, In his squad of 32, Cuper has included Al Ahly’s defender Mohamed Hany, who is expected to make his international debut while the duo of Ahmed Raouf of Al Masry and Ismaily striker Marwan Mohsen, who’s currently the second top scorer in the Egyptian league with seven goals are also listed.
Goalkeepers: Sherif Ekramy (Al Ahly), Ahmed El-Shennawy (Zamalek), El-Mahdi Soliman (Smouha), Mohamed El-Shennawy (Petrojet)
Defenders: Ahmed Hegazy, Rami Rabia, Mohamed Hany, Sabry Rahil (Al Ahly), Ali Gabr, Omar Gaber, Hamada Tolba, Ahmed Dewidar (Zamalek), Ayman Ashraf (Smouha), Mohamed Magdy (Al Masry), Ali Fathy (Entag El-Harby), Mohamed Nassef (ENPPI)
Midfielders: Mahmoud Kahraba, Tarek Hamed, Mostafa Fathy, Ayman Hefny(Zamalek), Momen Zakaria, Abdallah El-Said, Hossam Ghaly, Ramadan Sobhy (Al Ahly), Ibrahim Salah (Smouha), Ahmed Magdy (Entag El-Harby), Nour El-Sayed (ENPPI), Karim Mamdouh (Wadi Degla)
Forwards: Amr Gamal (Al Ahly), Bassem Morsi (Zamalek), Ahmed Raouf (Al Masry), Marwan Mohsen (Ismaily