Sudan Al-Merriekh football news - FIFA hearing April 15 re attacks by Egyptians on Algeria team in Cairo last Nov
From SRS - Sudan Radio Service, Tuesday, 23 March 2010:
(Nairobi) – The International Football Federation (FIFA) will hold a hearing on April 15 regarding the attacks by Egyptians on Algeria team in Cairo late November.
The Algerian team claimed that Egyptian fans threw stones at the team’s bus before their world cup qualifier game against Egypt.
Egypt won the match which led to a playoff in Omdurman. Algeria qualified for South Africa’s world cup finals after beating Egypt 1-0.
Al-Merriekh arrived in Khartoum on Monday evening from Chad where they played a Champions league game against Gazelle FC on Sunday.
Al-Merriekh drew with Gazelle 1-1. Al-Hilal will return to Khartoum on Tuesday from Abidjan.
Amal Atbara will play against Al-Mawrada in Atbara in their premier league match on Tuesday evening.