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EGYPT CALL UP FOUR FOREIGN BASED PLAYERS FOR EAGLES CLASH

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Coach of the Egyptian National team Hector Cuper has called up five foreign based players to join the team camp ahead of their games against Nigeria in the 2017 AFCON qualifiers.

The foreign based stars are lead by Arsenal’s Mohammed El-Nenny, Mohammed Salah of Roma with Ahmed Hassan popularly known as Koka who plays for SC Braga and Anderlecht Mahmoud Hassan nicknamed Trezeguet completing the quartet.

Hull City’s Ahmed Elmohamady was the shock exclusion from the list of foreign based call ups who are expected to join the Pharaohs camp on the 20th of March.

Egypt will defend their leadership of group G when they take on Nigeria on the 25th of March in Kaduna and four days later in Egypt.