Queiroz, « Egypt and Algeria performed well »
Leaders of group D with the same number of points (6 units each), but also with the same goal difference (+6), Algeria and Egypt will face each other tomorrow at 8 p.m. at the Al-Janoub stadium for a sizeable stake: first place in their group.
For the coach of Egypt, Carlos Queiroz, Fennecs and Pharaohs deserved to dominate this group D and therefore to qualify for the quarter-finals of the Arab Cup.
« Now we need to rest and prepare to face Algeria. Both teams performed well. It’s time to decide who will end up at the top of the group« Said the former Iran coach after his team’s big victory on Saturday night against Sudan (5-0). In the first match, Egypt had hardly beaten Lebanon by the score of 1 to 0. The men of Madjid Bougherra, meanwhile, first won their first meeting against Sudan (4-0) before d ‘continue Saturday against Lebanon (2-0).
In addition, by having the goal difference (+6) without conceding a single goal, Algeria and Egypt could be separated, in the event of a draw on Tuesday, in favor of the disciplinary criterion following the negative scale of the number of yellow and red cards.