Sunday 01 May 2022
Abdul Hakim Taha wrote:
Mahmoud Al-Khatib, president of Al-Ahly club, held a meeting today, Sunday, with the planning committee, which includes Mohsen Saleh and Zakaria Nassef, in the presence of Hossam Ghaly, board member, Sayed Abdel Hafeez, the director of football, and Amir Tawfiq, the club’s contracts director.
According to Al-Ahly’s official website, the meeting came to discuss the reasons for the sudden decline in the team’s results, despite providing all the team’s needs at all levels, as well as outstanding technical abilities. players and their technical staff. , who have won numerous championships at local and African levels.
The meeting saw a clear discussion of all the details to put the dots above the letters and bring things back to normal, to ensure the team’s progress into the next stage.
After the meeting, Mahmoud Al-Khatib, accompanied by Hossam Ghaly and the team’s training planning committee, held a meeting with the players and technical staff in the presence of South African Pitso Musimani, as reported Masrawy’s correspondent, and confronted everyone with the shortcomings seen in recent matches, and before that the lack of spirit, determination and determination.
The Al-Ahly President stressed that the coming period cannot bear the repetition of such shortcomings, regardless of the justifications, and that everyone in the team system must assume their responsibilities, and that everyone must have the personality of Al-Ahly in everything, and no one is allowed to live memories of past tournaments, and that winning a continental championship does not mean neglecting the local championship, and Al-Ahly plays to win all the championships he participates, and every club official, whatever their role, be they player, coach, administrator or member of the board of directors, must know it, and work to achieve it, according to the press release from the official site of my family.
In conclusion, Mahmoud Al-Khatib indicated that he has not lost and will not lose his great confidence in the players and their technical staff, and that the matter is still in their hands, and that they are able to correct the situation.
Regarding the preparation of the home and away matches of the Champions League semi-finals, in the light of the discussion that took place with the technical staff, it was decided that the team would enter a camp from from Tuesday until the end of the two matches, and that the technical staff would invest in this camp and implement the physical and technical programs that they deem appropriate from their point of view. .
Al-Ahly drew with Ceramica Cleopatra (11) yesterday, Saturday, in the Egyptian Premier League, which took place at the Arab Contractors Stadium, so the Red Genie went without a win in the last three rounds local competition.
It should be noted that Al-Ahly is preparing for an upcoming match against Algerian ES Setif in the first leg of the African Champions League semi-finals, scheduled for next Saturday evening, corresponding to May 7 in Cairo.