The other positive case at Smouha is Mohammed Koffi, a Burkinabé footballer Central defender who is believed to have been in contact with Zamalek players after Sunday’s friendly game.
In another development, 18 members of Entag El-Harby FC squad have also tested positive.
18 players of El Entag El-Harby SC 🇪🇬 have tested positive for COVID-19.
Smouha SC duo Mohammed Koffi 🇧🇫 and Derrick Nsibambi 🇺🇬 have also tested.
Koffi had contact with some Zamalek SC players after their friendly match on Sunday. pic.twitter.com/M4FF1Ne1kC
— N U H U ™️ (@NuhuAdams_) July 21, 2020
With all teams required to do 3 PRC tests before the restart, the Egyptian Premier league was set to resume on 6th August 2020 after a five-month halt due to the COVID-19 outbreak.