The Olympic team booked a place in the quarter-finals of the Tokyo 2020
The Egyptian Olympic team won and qualified for the 8th round
The Olympic team booked a place in the quarter-finals of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, after its precious victory over its Australian counterpart with two clean goals, at the end of the group stage, to qualify the Pharaohs, accompanied by Spain, to the quarter-finals.
The result of the Olympic team match with Australia today
The Olympic team defeated its Australian counterpart with two clean goals, scored by Ahmed Yasser Rayan before the end of the first half, and Ammar Hamdi in the second half, to qualify the Pharaohs with a goal difference from Argentina, who tied with Spain with a goal for the same.
The result of the Olympic team match with Australia today..Mohamed El-Shennawy brilliance
Mohamed El-Shennawy, the Pharaohs goalkeeper, managed to protect his net from the deluge of the Australian attack, saving many dangerous opportunities, especially with the last minutes of the match, which witnessed great pressure from the Australian team in an attempt to amend the result.
The result of the Olympic team match with Australia today..Egypt faces Brazil
Egypt is scheduled to face its Brazilian counterpart, after Brazil qualified for the quarter-finals of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, after defeating Saudi Arabia by three goals to one, in the match that was held this morning, Wednesday, in the third and final round of the group stage competitions.
Egypt’s first goalkeeper, Mohamed El-Shennawy, shone
Mohamed El-Shennawy, goalkeeper of Al-Ahly Club and the Egyptian national team, played the championship role in qualifying the Olympic team for the quarter-finals of the Tokyo Olympics, after leading the Young Pharaohs to beat Australia with two goals without reply, scored by Ahmed Yasser Rayan and Ammar Hamdy. With the Brazilian national team in the round of sixteen of the tournament, after he made a break of outstanding saves that kept the nets of the young Pharaohs to qualify for the next round of the prestigious tournament.
El-Shennawy started his journey with the round witch in the ranks of the Red Castle for eight years, then played for Haras El-Hodoud, Tala’a El-Gaish and Petrojet clubs, before returning again to Mokhtar El-Titch Stadium.
Al-Shennawy returned to Al-Ahly, and was classified as a third guard, after Sherif Ekrami and Ahmed Adel Abdel Moneim, but he worked hard and persevered until he became the first guard of the Red Castle, as he is the fighter who did not know the way to despair, despite sitting on the bench for nearly a season and a half.
The fever of Al-Ahly’s den, and through his brilliance with the Red Genie, opened the doors of the goalkeeper of the first national team, and he was at the best of everyone’s expectations, so he participated in the last World Cup 2018 in Russia, and presented a very distinguished performance, in addition to the huge leap in his level with Al-Ahly.
El-Shennawy starred in the World Cup, and was able to win the title of man of the match during the opening meeting of the Pharaohs against Uruguay, after he tackled many difficult balls, which was a major turning point in El-Shennawy’s career.