The Pyramids team qualified for the 2021/2022 Egypt Cup final, after defeating Zamalek, 4-3, on penalties, in the match that brought them together this evening, Monday, at Cairo Stadium, in the semi-finals of the Egypt Cup, for Pyramids to qualify to face the winner from Al-Ahly and Smouha tomorrow. .
Zamalek.. Ahmed Zizou, “Al-Shennawi tackled it,” Muhammad Ashraf Rouqa, Mustafa Shalaby, Imam Ashour, Shikabala, “Al-Shennawi tackled it.
Pyramids.. Ramadan Sobhy, Fakhr El-Din Ben Youssef, Dodo El-Gabbas, Osama Jalal.
Extra first half events
Zamalek pressed from the beginning of the half and tried to reach Ahmed El-Shennawy’s goal, to no avail. In the 102nd minute, Karim Hafez, the Pyramids player, came out with a muscle strain, and Abdullah Magdy entered.
The events of the second additional half
With the start of the second extra half, Ferreira pushed Samson Akinola and Mohamed Ashraf Rouqa instead of Saif Al-Jaziri and Nabil Emad Dunga, and Platy Toure was injured in the 115th minute, and he left the stadium to receive treatment, then returned to participate normally.
In the 120th minute, Ahmed El-Shennawy, the Pyramids goalkeeper, shone and saved his goal from a sure goal that Zamalek almost scored, and in the 122nd minute Abdullah Magdy came out and Dodo Al-Gabbas entered in preparation for the penalty shootout.
The events of the second half
With the start of the match, Pacheco made the second substitution for Pyramids, with the exit of Ibrahim Adel and the entry of Karim Hafez, and in the 50th minute, Imam Ashour hit a missile ball that Ahmed Al-Shennawy blocked and bounced back to Saif Al-Jaziri, but he did not take advantage of it.
In the 55th minute, Pyramids tied with Zamalek, with Walid Al-Karti scoring the equalizer after a magic pass from Ramadan Sobhi.
In the 60th minute, the Portuguese Josevaldo Ferreira made the first substitution, with the exit of Youssef Osama Nabih and the descent of Mustafa Shalaby.
In the 70th minute, Amr Al-Sisi came out and Mahmoud Shikabala entered, and in the 81st minute Omar Jaber came out and Muhammad Abdel Shafi entered, and Fakhry Lakai came out of Pyramids and Fakhr El-Din Bin Youssef entered in the 86th minute.
First half events
The match started quickly and Pyramids tried to surprise Zamalek at the beginning, and with the 4th minute the White Knight pressed, and Hossam Abdel Majeed succeeded in scoring the lead goal with a perfect header.
And in the 12th minute, Mahmoud Al-Banna famously issued the red card to Ali Jabal, after Saif Al-Din Al-Jaziri was denied the right to be alone with Ahmed Al-Shennawy.
In the 31st minute, Pacheco made the first substitution, with the exit of Abdullah Al-Saeed and the descent of Osama Jalal, to compensate for the expulsion of Ali Jabr.
Pyramids pressed after that, hoping to adjust the result, after which the ball became an “attack here and an attack there.” In the 29th minute, Ibrahim Adel hit a dangerous ball that Ahmed El-Shennawy blocked.
and formation included Zamalek Both .. Goalkeepers: Muhammad Awad, Defense: Omar Jaber – Muhammad Abdel-Ghani – Hossam Abdel-Majid – Hamza Al-Mathlouthi, in the middle: Amr El-Sisi – Imad Dunga – Imam Ashour – Ahmed Zizou – Youssef Osama, in the attack Saif Al-Din Al-Jaziri.
As for the Pyramids formation.. Goalkeeping: Ahmed Al-Shennawi, Defense line: Ali Jabr – Ahmed Sami – Muhammad Hamdi – Ahmed Fathi, Midfield: Platy Toure – Walid Al-Karti – Ramadan Sobhi – Abdullah Al-Saeed – Ibrahim Adel, offensive line: Fakhri Lakai
And on the bench are: Sharif Ikrami – Osama Jalal – Karim Hafez – Abdullah Magdy – Islam Issa – Hisham Muhammad – Mahmoud Saber – Dodo Al-Gabbas – Fakhruddin Bin Youssef.