Saturday 13/May/2023 – 01:29 PM
Many rumors spread after the first football team of Al-Ahly club defeated Esperance of Tunisia in the first leg matches of the CAF Champions League semi-finals by three without a response, and its approach to the final match, regarding Zamalek’s participation in the Club World Cup, which will be held in 2025 with the participation of 32 teams, as Runners-up in the 2020 CAF Champions League, if the Red Genie won the Champions League this season.
Al-Ahly came close to playing the final match this season in the Champions League, after beating Taraji 3-0, Percy Tau scored two goals, Kahraba scored a goal, and is preparing for the return match next Friday at Cairo International Stadium. To settle the qualification and meet the winner of the Wydad and Sun Downs match.
Will Zamalek participate in the Club World Cup?
The regulations for the Club World Cup, which will be held in 2025 in its new form, with the participation of 32 teams, stipulates: In the event that one team wins two titles during the period from 2021-2024..the clubs are classified during this period only to determine the team..which means the team with the most points in the African club rankings.
It is noteworthy that the first football team of Al-Ahly Club achieved the African Champions League title in 2020, at the expense of Zamalek, and in 2021 at the expense of its South African counterpart, Kaizer Chiefs, while it lost last season 2022 to Moroccan Wydad, and this year it is close to qualifying for the fourth time in a row for the final match. for the African Champions League.