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​Cosafa U-20: Egypt off to winning start

​Cosafa U-20: Egypt off to winning start

Hussein Abdelkader scored a late  goal as Egypt got off to a winning start beating Mozambique 1-0 in their opening Group B match of the 2017 Mopani Copper Mines U-20 Cosafa Championships played at the Arthur Davis Stadium, in Kitwe today.

The Young Pharaohs who come into the tournament as guests battled it out with the Young Mambas in a fiercely contested Fixture with the match.

Just as the match was headed for a stalemate, Hussein found the back of the net in the 86th Minute to seal all three points for the Young Pharaohs who go top of Group A momentarily.

The other two teams in Group B South Africa and Mauritius play tomorrow at the Nkana Stadium with kickoff slated for 15:00

Photo credit: FAZ Football

An African football Journalist based in the town of Kabwe, Zambia.

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