Egypt football resumes one year after tragedy | Egypt News | Al Jazeera

Egypt football resumes one year after tragedy

National league to lift suspension of play in place since 70 fans died in Port Said pitch invasion.

    Egyptian football fans finally have something to celebrate after a year without a national league.

    The competition was suspended after more than 70 fans were killed in a pitch invasion in the city of Port Said.

    Despite the deadly incident, games are now set to resume.

    Al Jazeera’s Rawya Rageh reports from Cairo.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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