Al-Ahly wins 10th Egyptian Super Cup
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Abu Dhabi, Jan 13 : Egyptian football club Al-Ahly defeated Al-Masry 1-0 in extra time to win the Egyptian Super Cup for a record-extending 10th time here.
The teams were deadlocked at zero after 90 minutes at Hazza bin Zayed Stadium here on Friday, reports Efe.
Six minutes into the first overtime period, Al-Ahly striker Walid Azaro stripped the ball from Al-Masry goalkeeper Ahmed Masoud and shot it into the open net for what proved to be the winning goal.
Al-Ahly, the reigning Egyptian Premier League champions, hoisted the Super Cup for the second straight year and the 10th time in total.
The club with the second-best record in the Super Cup, Al-Ahly archrivals Al-Zamalek, have won the trophy three times.