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The hand mission returns to Cairo tonight after the conclusion of the European camps in preparation for Tokyo

The Egyptian handball team will return, at 7:30 pm today, Monday, to Cairo from Germany, after playing 5 strong friendly matches in preparation for the Tokyo Olympics.

The national handball team played two matches in Spain, the first against Croatia and ended with the victory of the Egyptian team with a score of 31-28, the second match against the Spanish team and ended with the victory of the Spanish team with a score of 30-29, and the third match against the France team and ended with the victory of the French team with a score of 31 - 30 and the fourth match, the Egyptian team won against Brazil with a score of 32-25, and the fifth and last match in the friendly matches program was yesterday against Germany and ended with the victory of the German team with a score of 29-27.


The delegation of our Egyptian national team includes

Players: Karim Hindawi - Essam Al-Tayyar - Muhammad Ali - Omar Al-Wakeel - Ahmed Moamen - Yahya Al-Dur' - Hassan Qaddah - Ali Zain - Saif Al-Dara' - Ahmed Hisham - Ahmed Khairy - Ahmed Al-Ahmar - Yahya Khaled - Mohsen Ramadan - Muhammad Sanad - Akram Yousry - Ibrahim Al-Masry - Mohamed Mamdouh Hashem - Wissam Nawar - Ahmed Adel and members of the technical staff led by technical director Roberto Garcia Barrondo, assistant coach Antonio Llorente, Venio Luzert, goalkeeper coach, Dr. Mohamed Shawky, the team doctor, and Captain Nour Abu Zeid, team manager.


Al-Munthal receives a 24-hour rest upon the arrival of a mission to Egypt, after which the team enters a closed camp for two days before heading to Japan on July 16 to compete in the Tokyo Olympics.


 The men's team competitions at the Tokyo Olympics include:

Group A: Norway, France, Germany, Brazil, Spain, Argentina.


Group B: Denmark team - Sweden national team - Portugal team - Japan team - Egypt team - Bahrain team.