The Egyptian national team concludes its preparations before facing Spain
The Egyptian Olympic football team concluded its training on Wednesday, in preparation for its upcoming confrontation with its Spanish counterpart, at the start of its campaign in the (Tokyo 2020) Olympics, in the third group.
The training session began with a technical lecture by the technical staff with the players, during which the friendly meeting between Spain and Japan was presented in order to determine the strengths and weaknesses of the “Matador”.
The Egyptian Football Association confirmed in its statement that the training session witnessed the participation of all players naturally to announce their readiness for the confrontation, and to be under the command of the national coach Shawky Gharib, who focused in recent days on the psychological aspect and giving the players the necessary confidence.
It is noteworthy that the meeting will be held at the (Sapporo Dome) stadium in Tayohira-ku in the group that also includes the teams of Argentina and Australia, who will meet tomorrow as well.
The Egyptian national team is participating in the largest sporting event in the world after an absence of 9 years, as its last appearance was in the 2012 London Olympics, in which it was eliminated from the quarter-finals, while it did not qualify to participate in the 2016 Rio Olympics.