Zamalek defeats Ceramica 4-2 and jumps to eighth place in the Nile League.. Video

Zamalek snatched an exciting victory from its counterpart, Ceramica, with four goals to two in the match that brought them together this evening, Saturday, at Cairo International Stadium, in the twenty-eighth round of the competition. Egyptian Premier League (NILE League).

Zamalek’s goals were scored by Mostafa Shalaby, Nabil Imad Donga, Ibrahima N’Diaye and Zizo in the 4th, 41st and 89th minutes (90+2), while Nigerian Ceramica’s goals were scored by John Ebuka and his compatriot Siddiq Igola in the 21st and 72nd minutes.

Zamalek and Ceramica’s ranking in the league

With this result, Zamalek occupies eighth place in the league table with 37 points, after playing 22 matches, winning 11 matches, drawing 4 matches, and losing 7 matches. Its players scored 35 goals and conceded 23, while Ceramica occupies ninth place with 37 points after playing 27 matches. It won 10 matches, tied 7 matches, and lost 10 matches. Its players scored 42 goals and conceded 34.


first half

Intense offensive activity was witnessed in the first minutes of the match by Zamalek players to seize control of the midfield area, while Ceramica players were content with defending to disrupt the White Castle’s attacks.

In the fourth minute of the match, Mustafa Shalaby received a perfect cross from his teammate Ahmed Sayed Zizou, which he headed brilliantly past Ceramica goalkeeper Mohamed Bassam, who merely looked at it into the net, announcing that the white team had advanced with the first goal.


Ceramica’s performance was active in the second quarter-hour of the match through the runs of Nigerian John Ibuka and Algerian Ahmed Al-Gandousi, until the Nigerian locomotive succeeded in scoring the equalizer with a powerful shot that landed in the goal of Zamalek goalkeeper Mohamed Sobhi.

Zamalek tried to score the second goal, relying on the trio of Zizou, Shalaby, and Nasser Maher, until the latter was able to fire a powerful shot, followed by Nabil Imad Dunga, scoring the second goal for the white team, at a time when the duo, Siddiq Igola and Ebuka, posed an attacking threat to the White Castle’s goal.

Referee Tarek Magdy awarded a penalty kick for Zamalek in the 45th minute, before resorting to the “VAR” technology to confirm it before canceling it again due to offside on Abdullah Al-Saeed, the white team player.


Second half

The 47th minute of the match witnessed a complete goal kick by Ceramica player Ahmed Al-Qandousi, with a shot that was blocked by Zamalek goalkeeper Mohamed Sobhi from the middle of his goal, saving the latter from the equalizer.

Zamalek continued its attack on Ceramica to strengthen its lead with the third goal. The 62nd minute witnessed a complete one-on-one with the goal by Youssef Obama, the White team player, who dribbled past Ceramica’s defense and eventually shot the ball over Mohamed Bassam’s goal.

In the 74th minute, Siddiq Igula received a cross ball from Ahmed Yasser Rayyan from the right side, and he met it with a strong header from inside the 6-yard area that landed in the middle of Mohamed Sobhi’s goal, the white team’s goalkeeper.

Zamalek tried to snatch victory in the last minutes of the match after the changes made by Portuguese Jose Gomez, the technical director of the Zamalek team, especially with the solidity of Ceramica’s defense until Senegalese Ibrahima Ndaye succeeded in scoring the third goal in the 88th minute and Zizo in the (90+2) minute.



Zamalek and Ceramica lineup in the league

seem Zamalek The match will start with the following lineup: Goalkeeper: Mohamed Sobhi, Defense: Omar Gaber – Hossam Abdel Majeed – Hamza Al-Mathlouthi – Mohamed Shehata, Midfield: Nabil Emad Donga – Abdullah Al-Saeed – Nasser Maher, Attack: Mostafa Shalaby – Youssef Obama – Ahmed Mostafa “Zizo”.

On the bench were: Mohamed Awad, Ahmed Magdy, Mohamed Ashraf “Roqa”, Ziad Kamal, Sayed Abdullah “Neymar”, Travis Mutyaba, Mohamed Atef, Ibrahima Ndaye and Ammar Yasser.


And he entered Ceramica The match was played with a formation consisting of: Goalkeeper: Mohamed Bassam, Defense line: Mohamed Toni – Khaled Sobhi – Rajab Nabil – Abdel Rahman Boodi, Midfield: Ibrahim Mohamed – Siddiq Igula – Ahmed Al-Qandousi – Mohamed Adel – Ahmed Belhaj, Offensive line: John Ebuka .

On the bench were: Ali Al-Jaberi – Saad Samir – Ahmed Beckham – Mohamed Fayez – Mohamed Ibrahim – Ahmed Al-Qarmouti – Marwan Othman – Vivor Akim – Ahmed Yasser Rayan.

The beginning of the meeting
The beginning of the meeting

Part of the match, the first half
Part of the match first half

Part of the match
side of the match

Jose Gomez
Jose Gomez

Zizo
Zizou

Ceramica and Zamalek in the Egyptian League
Ceramica and Zamalek in the Egyptian League

Shalabi during the meeting
Shalabi during the meeting

Abdullah Al-Saeed during the match between Zamalek and Ceramica
Abdullah Al-Saeed during the match between Zamalek and Ceramica

Abdullah Al-Saeed
Abdullah Al-Saeed

Omar Jaber during the meeting
Omar Jaber during the meeting

The joy of Zamalek players
The joy of Zamalek players

Zamalek team
Zamalek team

Zamalek vs Ceramica Egyptian League match
Zamalek vs Ceramica Egyptian League match

Zamalek and Ceramica match in the league
Zamalek and Ceramica match in the league

Ceramica and Zamalek match
Ceramica and Zamalek match

Mustafa Shalaby during the meeting
Mustafa Shalabi during the meeting

Mustafa Shalaby during the match between Zamalek and Ceramica
Mustafa Shalaby during the Zamalek and Ceramica meeting

Mustafa Shalaby
Mustafa Shalabi

Nasser Maher
Nasser Maher

Zamalek goal
Zamalek goal

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