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Egyptian Soccer

Ultras Force Indefinite Suspension of Egyptian Soccer League

James Dorsey | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
James Dorsey

A decision to indefinitely postpone the lifting of an eight-month ban on professional soccer in Egypt constitutes a milestone in an increasingly successful campaign by militant fans to root out corruption.

EFA Cancels Egyptian League for Security and Political Reasons

James Dorsey | Posted 05.12.2012 | World
James Dorsey

The Egyptian Football Association (EFA), acting on instructions of the interior ministry, has cancelled the rest of this season's league matches in the wake of rioting at a match last month that killed 74 people and injured hundreds of others.

Egyptian Soccer Season Cancelled In Wake Of Violence

AP | Posted 03.10.2012 | Sports

CAIRO -- The Egyptian Football Association has canceled the rest of this season's league matches following rioting at a match last month that killed 7...