Why is Egyptian Club Al Ahly Trending? Here Is Everything You Need To Know About One Of The Most Successful Football Clubs In The World

Egyptian Premier League side, Al Ahly Sporting Club, simply called Al Ahly is arguably the world’s most successful football club. The club was established on 24th April 1907, making it one of the oldest football clubs in Africa. It has three stadiums namely; Al Ahly Wel Salam Stadium, Cairo International Stadium, and Borg El Arab stadium.

Pitso Mosimane’s side Al Ahly beat Berkane to clinch Super Cup on Friday (16th July 2021). Image: TWITTER/AL AHLY

Since their Super Cup victory on Friday (16th July 2021), the club has dominated so many news platforms as people congratulate the players and coach Misomane for winning the CAF Champions League trophy back-to-back; that is in 2020 and 2021, and a treble – CAF Champions League, Super Cup, and Egyptian Soccer Cup. Coach Misomane is the only coach in the world to have led two clubs to win 10 trophies each. He won the 10th PSL League trophy with the South African club, Mamelodi Sundowns FC, and the 10th CAF Champions League with Egypt’s AlAhly.

Al Alhy Owner

The Chairman of the club is called Mahmoud El Khatib

Al Alhy Manager

The club is managed by South African national, Coach Pitso Mosimane.

Al Alhy Trophies

The club has ten (10) CAF Champions League, seven (7) CAF Super Cup, four (4) CAF Cup Winners’ Cup, one (1) CAF Confederation Cup, two (2) Arab Super Cups, one (1) Afro-Asian Cup, one (1) Arab Cup WC, one (1) Arab Club Champions Cup, forty-two (42) Egyptian Premier League, one (1) Egyptian Confederation Cup, thirty-seven (37) Egyptian Cup, eleven (11) Egyptian Super Cup and seven (7) Sultan Hussein Cup. They also have an award for Global soccer Top Titles Winners in the Middle East (2020) and CAF Club of the 20th century: 2001. They occupy the first position on CAF overall ranking of African clubs. In 2005, the team went a whole season unbeaten. They played 46 matches in all competitions without getting defeated by any other club.

 

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