The Egyptian club Al-Ahly will meet with its German counterpart Bayern Munich, today, Monday, in the semi-finals of the FIFA Club World Cup, which will be held at Ahmed Bin Ali Stadium.
Bayern Munich is raising the curtain on its participation in the current World Cup in an exciting confrontation with Al-Ahly, who has great experience in the tournament, and who definitely aspires to explode surprise and reach the final for the first time in its history.
Al-Ahly is looking to end the absolute dominance of the European champion in the tournament’s top four and reach the final at the expense of Bayern Munich, and if the Red Genie succeeds in achieving victory, it will be the first time that the European champion fails to reach the final since the start of the tournament in its current form in 2005.
The following is the history of the two teams’ confrontations.
Al-Ahly won its first match in Bayern Munich, which was held in Cairo on December 19, 1977, with a score of 1/2. Al-Ahly scored Sharif Abdel Moneim and Mahmoud Al-Khatib.
– The second match
In another friendly match, the Egyptian giant presented one of its best friendly confrontations and lost 1-2 on January 7, 2012, and Mohamed Barakat scored Al-Ahly’s only goal against Manuel Neuer.
Tonight’s match in the Club World Cup will be the third between the two clubs, and it is their first official match.