Egypt Coach Hector Cuper has named a strong squad ahead of his side’s World Cup qualifier against Ghana on the November 13.
The Argentine trainer has handed goalkeeper Essam Hadary another chance to impress following the veteran shot shopper’s great displays against Congo Brazzaville in the opening game at the Kintele stadium last month.
AS Roma star Mohammed Salah and Arsenal’s Mohammed El Nenny headline the 22-man squad that are scheduled to start camping later this week.
The pharos are currently leading the standings in group E with three points after recording a victory on match day one against Congo.
Egypt’s Full Squad vs Ghana
Goalkeepers: Essam El Hadary (Wadi Degla) , Sherif Ekramy ( Al Ahly) , Ahmed El Shenawy (Zamalek).
Defenders: Ahmed Hegazy (Al Ahly) , Ahmed Dwedar (Zamalek) , Ali Gabr (Zamalek) , Hamadan Tolba (El Masry) Mohamed Abdel Shafy (Ahly Jeddeh) . Ahmed Elmohamady (Hull City) . Omar Gaber (FC Basel) . Ahmed Fathy (Al Ahly).
Midfielders: Abdullah Al Saied (Al Ahly) , Momen Zakryia (Al Ahly) , Ibrahim Salah (Zamalek) , Tarek Hamed (Zamalek) , Mostafa Fathy(Zamalek), Mohamed El Nneny (Arsenal), Mahmoud Hassan Trezguet (Mouscron), Ramadan Sobhy (Stoke City), Mohamed Salah (Roma), Amr Wardah (Panatelikos)
Attackers: Basem Morsy (Zamalek), Ahmed Hassan Kouka (Braga)