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The President of Zamalek receives a delegation from the NBA and the BAL

Hussein Labib, head of the committee in charge of managing the Zamalek club, received today in his office at the club a delegation from the NBA and BAL, the organizers of the African Club Championship, and the basketball team qualified for it without qualifiers, as the league champion for the 2021 season.

The meeting witnessed consultations between the two parties on the possibility of cooperation during the coming period by organizing the qualifiers for the next tournament in the coming month of March at Hassan Mustafa Hall, where Zamalek will participate in it from the quarter-finals.

The delegation praised the advanced level of the basketball team in Zamalek, which recently won the African Championship. The meeting was attended by Captain Tariq Al-Saeed, the general supervisor of basketball in the club.

On the other hand, the officials of the Zamalek Basketball team began to complete the procedures for registering and registering the new professional, Edgar Sosa, in the team’s list of the Basketball Association records so that he can participate in the upcoming tournaments.

The player underwent a medical examination to receive his result and submit it within the papers that are delivered to the union with the value of the player’s registration in the ranks of the white team.

The Egyptian Basketball Association, headed by Dr. Magdi Abu Farikha, received a letter from the International Basketball Federation "FIBA" stating that Zamalek was chosen to participate in the FIFA Club World Cup 2022.

The International Federation clarified that it was decided that Zamalek, the African champion and crowned with the African title BAL, representing the continent of Africa, will participate in a tournament in which 4 clubs will participate in the first edition of the competition.

The International Federation indicated that the tournament will be held in February of 2022, specifically from 11 to 13 in the same month, with the venue for the competition to be determined at a later time.