Saturday, 11 July 2020
Back to FIVB's homepage
RSS RSS l Contact l 
FIVB Men’s Volleyball Club World Championship
Doha, Qatar
3-8 November 2009



 Press Release
Zamalek of Egypt ready to represent Africa in the Club World Championship

Zamalek players celebrate the victory at the African Club Championships

Cairo, Egypt, October 31, 2009 - The Zamalek Volleyball club of Egypt is fully prepared for its first ever appearance on the international stage when it represents Africa in the 2009 FIVB Men’s Club World Championships in Doha, Qatar which starts on Tuesday before finishing on the 8th November.

The reigning champions of the Men’s African club championships held last May will finish their last preparation camp in Russia on Saturday before going directly to Doha, Qatar to participate in the Club World Championships.
  
The camp included some friendly matches where the head coach Ahmed Moustafa tested all his squad to put at work his strategy for the Club World Championships.

The Egyptian champions added two players - opposite spiker Mohamed Gabal and the middle blocker Ahmed Ali El Sheikh - to their star studded team. The two stars of the Egyptian national team will add a lot to the team that won the African Club Championships in Cairo last May after defeating their arch rivals Al Ahly in the final.

Zamalek have four African titles to their name as well as many national team players who won the African Nations Championship in Morocco last month for the third consecutive time like veteran setter Ashraf Aboulhassan, middle blocker Mohamed Ali, and two strong attackers in Saleh Fathy and Mohamed Abdel Moneim.
 
Zamalek will play in Pool A of the FIVB Men's Club World Championships along with Trentino Betclic of Italy, Zenit Kazan of Russia and Corozal of Puerto Rico

  
More press releases
8/11/2009 12:04:00 AM Trentino BetClic of Italy claim Club World Championship gold
8/11/2009 Evaluation of the Golden Formula in official seminar
7/11/2009 12:04:00 AM Trentino BetClic and PGE Skra Belchatow through to FIVB Men’s Club World Championship final
6/11/2009 Teams warm up for semis on Club WCHs rest day
5/11/2009 Zenit Kazan and Paykan complete semi-final lineup at FIVB 2009 Men’s Club World Championship
4/11/2009 Trentino BetClic and Skra Belchatow secure semifinal tickets at FIVB 2009 Men’s Club World Championship
3/11/2009 Paykan, Trentino, Zenit Kazan and Belchatow all victorious on opening day of Club World Championship
3/11/2009 Trentino, Belchatow, Zenit and Paykan alim victory on opening day of Club World Championship
2/11/2009 Coaches expecting tough Men's Club World Championship in Qatar
2/11/2009 New Golden Formula attracts the media
1/11/2009 Eight clubs dream to win World Club Championships
30/10/2009 Injuries plague PGE Skra Belchatow ahead of Club World Championship
29/10/2009 Corozal begin journey for FIVB Men's Club World Championship
21/10/2009 CIMED looking forward to its unexpected appointment in Qatar
13/10/2009 Trentino hopes to be in top gear for Club World Championship
12/10/2009 Cimed crowned kings of South America, book ticket to Doha
6/10/2009 South American Cup
1/10/2009 Busy Zenit Kazan aiming for world domination
25/09/2009 Bulgarian star continues to shine in the Alps
22/09/2009 Polish champion PGE Skra Belchatow is prepared for battle
16/09/2009 New-look Trentino BetClic ready for Doha
24/08/2009 Corozal to play in FIVB Men’s Club World Championship
13/08/2009 Men's Club WCHs Drawing of Lots complete
12/08/2009 All set for Men's Club WCHs Drawing of Lots
10/07/2009 Doha Club World Cup to incorporate Golden Formula
25/06/2009 Payakan qualifies for FIVB Men's Club World Championship
13/06/2009 FIVB Men’s Club World Championship returns after 17-year hiatus
20/05/2009 FIVB looks for new organizer to host Club World Championship

  Photo gallery