Egypt is gradually returning in the circle of great nations. In trouble in the last two years under Bob Bradley with two Afcon finals missed, the Pharaohs began a new era including the appointment of Neck Fawzy Gharib at the helm of the team since last December.
For their first match in 2014, Egypt won 2-0 over Bosnia – Herzegovina, a team qualified for the next World Cup. Gedo then prodigy Mohamed Salah scored for the men of the Nile.
Mauritania, however, author of a good CHAN 2014 could not impose themselves at home Wednesday against Niger. The two goals of the meeting were scored by the Mena. Abdoulaye Boureima scored first against his side for Mourabitounes before Moussa Karamokho stands up for the equalizer.
Egypt: Ekrami , Fati , Rabia , Okka , Elmohamady , Ghazal El Neny , Ghaly , Salah , Kamar , Gedo
Mauritania vs Niger: Diallo , Ba, Sidibé, Sow, N’Diaye, Kamara, Baghayogho , N’Diaye, Diakité, Bessam , Da Silva.