Abu Dhabi, Zamalek defeated Ahly 3-1 on penalties in Abu Dhabi on Friday to overcome their arch rivals for the first time in five Egyptian Super Cup meetings.
Only Ahmed Hegazy could scored for Ahli in the penalty shootout. Zamalek Goalkeeper Gennesh dived to his right to save penalties from Moemen Zakareya and Saleh Gomaa, with Zamalek’s Bassem Morsi, Osama Ibrahim and Ahmed Refaat converting theirs.
The match was played in the United Arab Emirates for the second time, with the first taking place in Al-Ain in October 2015. Ahly won 3-2 in the last season.
Source: Qatar News Agency