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El-Hadary absence boosts Uganda ahead of Egypt tie

The absence of Egypt goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary should motivate Uganda when they face the Pharaohs in a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier in Alexandria.

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Hull to have Elmohamady against West Brom

Hull have been given a boost before Monday's Premier League trip to West Brom after Egypt agreed to let Ahmed Elmohamady turn up late for ANC duty.

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Arsenal's Elneny to join Egypt on ANC duty

Arsenal have confirmed that Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Elneny will miss at least four games while on international duty at the African Nations Cup.

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Essam El Hadary, Egypt's evergreen icon

Essam El Hadary, 43, is enjoying a renaissance with Egypt that could culminate in breaking a world record. First though, it's the African Nations Cup.

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Egypt and DR Congo continue perfect starts

Egypt maintained their 100 percent start to World Cup qualifying and returned to the top of Group E thanks to a 2-0 win against Ghana.