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Hisham Yakan: The absence of Mohamed Salah and Mostafa Mohamed from the Olympic team in Tokyo is a "big loss"

Hisham Yakan, the former star of the Zamalek team, revealed that the Olympic team will suffer a loss if Mohamed Salah, the star of the Liverpool team, and Mostafa Mohamed, the striker of the Turkish Galatasaray team, is not included during the upcoming Tokyo Olympics.

Hisham Yakan explained, during television statements to Ontime Sport 2 channel, with the media, Shema Saber, that the trio, Tariq Hamed, Mahmoud “Al-Wensh” and a goalkeeper, and the choice between Mahmoud Jensh and Muhammad Abu Jabal, is the best for inclusion in the Olympic team’s list to participate in the Tokyo Olympics next month because of Their high experience in international matches.

Shawky Gharib, the coach, came close to settling a large percentage on the basic strength in which he will compete in the Tokyo Olympics 2021, after he settled on a large number of players in the first friendly, where Gharib pushed most of the basic elements in the first match.


The Pharaohs will open their journey in the Tokyo Olympics against Spain on July 22, then meet Argentina on July 25, and conclude the first round match against Australia on the 28th of the same month.


The technical staff of the Olympic team, led by Shawky Gharib, also decided to play two friendlies next July, at the end of preparations for the Pharaohs' journey in the Tokyo Olympics, which begins on July 22.