Cairo (sports department) – 12/02/2022. 18:07
Pyramids captain Abdullah Al-Saeed retires from international football permanently
- Al-Saeed thanks the technical and administrative staff and players
- Abdullah Al-Saeed played with the first team 55 matches, during which he scored 6 goals, and assisted 11 goals
Pyramids captain and player announced Egypt national teamstar Abdullah Al-SaeedHe retired from international football permanently, while continuing as a player for his team, Pyramids.
Abdullah Al-Saeed recently participated with the national team in the 2022 African Cup of Nations in Cameroon, and led his teammates to the final match against Senegal, which ended in favor of Senegal on penalties.
Abdullah Al-Saeed published an official statement through his official account on “Twitter”, in which he said: “In the beginning, I hoped that we would return with the cup, in order to make the fans happy after the long journey in the tournament, but God’s destiny and what he wanted did.”
Al-Saeed: Praise be to God, I was honored to wear the shirt of the Egyptian national team and represent my country for many years in all the age stages
He added, “Praise be to God, I was honored to wear the Egyptian national team shirt and represent my country for many years in all the age groups,” juniors and youth, all the way to the national team.
The first” .. “I thank all the technical and administrative bodies and the players, with whom I had the honor to work.”
Al-Saeed continued: “Today, I announce my retirement from international football with the Egyptian national team, after all these years, a decision I was preparing for before the tournament, and I hoped that we would be its champions so that it would be the best conclusion to my international career, but thank God anyway.”
And he concluded: “In the end, all the best to my brothers, the players and the technical staff during the upcoming important period, in order to qualify for the World Cup.”
Abdullah Al-Saeed played with the first team 55 matches, during which he scored 6 goals and assisted 11 goals
Abdullah Al-Saeed played with the first team 55 matches, during which he scored six goals and assisted 11 goals, and participated with the Egyptian team in the 2018 World Cup Finals, and won second place with the Pharaohs team in the African Cup twice (2017 and 2022).
The player had participated in the first three matches with the Egyptian national team in the African Nations Cup, before sitting on the bench and completely away from the main formation, because of his objection to coach Carlos Queiroz replacing him in a match
Sudan, and the player learned from the technical staff that he will not be part of the squad that will play the two matches of Senegal next March, in the final stage of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers.