CAF CL: Zamalek name 19-man squad for Enyimba tie


Zamalek Head coach Mohamed Helmy has unveiled a strong  19-man squad that would be heading to Nigeria to face Enyimba in their CAF Champions League group opener in Port Harcourt on Sunday

Zamalek are housed in Group B along with Enyimba, ES Setif and Mamelodi Sundowns and they will be hoping to get a bright start against the Nigeria flag bearers who have been off form on the domestic scene.

Interestingly, the White Castle coach has left team captain Mahmoud Shikabala and playmaker Ayman Hefny out of the squad as they are not fit for the game, while the list has seen the return of Zambia’s Emmanuel Mayuka according to

Zamalek squad:

Ahmed El-Shennawy, Mahmoud Genesh, Ali Gabr, Ahmed Dweidar, Hamada Tolba, Mohamed Adel Gomaa, Hazem Emam, Ramzy Khaled, Moruf Youssef, Ahmed Tawfik, Tarek Hamed, Ibrahim Abdel-Khalek, Mostafa Fathi, Mohamed Ibrahim, Mahmoud Kahraba, Bassem Morsy, Mohamed Salem, Ahmed Hassan Mekki, Emmanuel Mayuka.