Coach Carlos Queiroz isn’t getting carried away by Egypt’s victories over Libya in October’s 2022 Fifa World Cup qualifiers.
After a stuttering begin en path to Qatar, the Pharaohs bounced again in competition with a 1-0 victory over the Mediterranean Knights on the Borg El Arab Stadium – with Omar Marmoush’s second-half effort settling the robust fixture.
Within the reverse tie, the seven-time African kings accomplished a double over Javier Clemente’s males with a powerful 3-0 triumph in Benghazi.
Egypt took the lead within the forty first minute as Ahmed Fetouh drilled an unstoppable shot previous Nashnoush whereas Galatasaray star Mohamed doubled their benefit by heading residence a cross from Marmoush.
Pyramids star Ramadan Sobhi, who got here in for Marmoush 4 minutes after the hour mark, added the third purpose within the 72nd minute by making use of Mohamed Salah’s by cross inside the world.
Though his workforce leads Group F with 10 factors, the previous Actual Madrid supervisor desires the North Africans to complete the qualification marketing campaign with success.
“The workforce performed with competence and character. It was good to take pleasure in begin, however begin alone isn’t sufficient,” Queiroz wrote on Twitter
“That is all about ending with success. There’s a worth to pay, which is full dedication and sacrifices for the workforce, till the top.”
Queiroz had revealed how Egypt may earn a spot in Qatar 2022: “The one approach Egypt can assure success is to all the time be dedicated to being higher, stronger, and to creating a profitable workforce tradition,” he wrote on social media.
Egypt journey to Luanda’s Estadio 11 de Novembro for a date with Angola in November whereas Libya journey to Stade de Franceville to strive Gabon for measurement.
The North African nation made their World Cup debut at Italy 1934 – the place they crashed out within the Spherical of 16, the primary spherical on the time.
Their final outing was on the 2018 version staged in Russia. There, Hector Cuper’s workforce did not get previous the group stage following their incapability to barter their well past hosts Russia, Saudia Arabia and Uruguay in Group A.