CAIRO: Six players have been dropped from Egypt s squad before heading to Djibouti for the second game of the World Cup qualifiers.
Abdullah Al-Saied, Sherif Abdel Fadil, Ahmed Raouf, Amir Abdel Hamid, Abdel Salam Nagah and Mohamed Abdel Shafie won t make the trip.
The six players were not in the 18-man squad that edged 2-1 past DR Congo on Sunday.
It was a hard-fought victory over a strong team, Egypt assistant coach Hamad Sedki told FilGoal.com following the game.
Our goal is to collect 12 points from June s four encounters. Egypt will play Djibouti next Friday.