Al-Ahram Weekly   Al-Ahram Weekly
7 - 13 September 2000
Issue No. 498
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875 Issues navigation Current Issue Previous Issue Back Issues

Shaky take-off
Egypt began its qualifying campaign for the 2002 African Cup with an unimpressive victory against Côte d'Ivoire. Nashwa Abdel-Tawab reports

Market full of goods
By most accounts, the summer transfer market provided more excitement than the football season that preceded it, testament to how dreadful the 1999-2000 league year was and how eventful the upcoming year could be, writes Alaa Shahine

Proud to be Egyptian
Invited to the tournament after its recent selection as a first-level nation in the Special Olympics, the Egyptian mentally challenged soccer team goes up against tough competition in Germany.
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