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December 1, 2021 10:19 AM ET
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90+7' End of the match!

The match ends at Al Thumama Stadium. Egypt has won by the minimum difference against Lebanon in the beginning of the Arab Cup 2021.

December 1, 2021 10:02 AM ET
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90+5' Egypt substitution

Ayman Ashraf replaces Mohamed Afsha.

December 1, 2021 9:58 AM ET
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90' Additional time

Seven more minutes will be played in the match.

December 1, 2021 9:53 AM ET
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89' Substitution in Lebanon

Jihad Ayoub replaces Nour Mansour.

December 1, 2021 9:52 AM ET
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86' Yellow card

Nour Mansour is cautioned for Lebanon.

December 1, 2021 9:49 AM ET
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84' Substitution in Lebanon

Shibriko replaces Maher Sabra.

December 1, 2021 9:47 AM ET
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84' Double substitution in Egypt

Osama Faisal and Omar Kamal replace Mohamed Sherif and Akram Tawfik.

December 1, 2021 9:47 AM ET
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80' Final stretch of the match

Last ten minutes of the match. Egypt controls the ball and the proceedings, although they have not been as convincing.

December 1, 2021 9:43 AM ET
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75' Triple substitution for Lebanon

Fadl Antar, Walid Shour and Nader Matar replace Hilal El-Helwe, Rabih Ataya and Mohamad Haidar.

December 1, 2021 9:38 AM ET
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73' Yellow card

Mohamed Sherif was cautioned in Egypt.

December 1, 2021 9:37 AM ET
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71' GOOOAL for Egypt

Mohamed Afsha's cross-shot was touched by Mostafa Matar, but he could not prevent the Egyptian goal from the penalty spot.

December 1, 2021 9:35 AM ET
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69' Penalty for Egypt

Ahmed Fatouh was on the left and Robert Melki brought him down in the box.

December 1, 2021 9:33 AM ET
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66' Cambio en Egipto

Enter Zizo in place of Marwan Hamdy.

December 1, 2021 9:33 AM ET
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63' The match continues to advance

The match is still tied and it is still a good result for the Lebanese.

December 1, 2021 9:30 AM ET
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58' Lebanon continue to gain confidence

The second half was much more evenly matched. Egypt began to feel desperate for not being able to score yet.

December 1, 2021 9:21 AM ET
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53' MOSTAFA MATAR SAVES!!

A great through ball to Refaat, who shot low and the Lebanese goalkeeper saved with his feet.

December 1, 2021 9:16 AM ET
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50' First minutes of the second half

The Lebanese started to come to life in the match, although they did not generate any dangerous chances.

December 1, 2021 9:15 AM ET
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Second half begins

The second half is underway. Ahmed Refaat replaces Mostafa Fathi for the Egyptians.

December 1, 2021 9:08 AM ET
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45+6' End of the first half

The first half of the match ended in a goalless draw. Egypt has had more options and has been more dominant, but has lacked effectiveness.

December 1, 2021 8:53 AM ET
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45+3' Yellow card

Akram Tawfik was cautioned in Egypt.

December 1, 2021 8:49 AM ET
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45' Additional time

Six more minutes will be played in the first half.

December 1, 2021 8:45 AM ET
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42' Egypt came close again!

Mohamed Afsha headed the ball into the box, Mohamed Sherif headed for Mohamed Sherif, who also headed for goal but the ball went over.

December 1, 2021 8:43 AM ET
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41' Egypt came close!

A cross from the left by Sherif was headed in by Mostafa Fathi, but the ball was saved by Mostafa Matar.

December 1, 2021 8:42 AM ET
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38' Egypt Substitution

Enter Mohanad Lasheen in place of Hamdy Fathy, who failed to continue in the match.

December 1, 2021 8:39 AM ET
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33' EGYPT HAD IT!

Mostafa Fathi's cross was headed in by Ahmed Hegazy and goalkeeper Mostafa Matar reacted magnificently to make a superb save, the rebound was headed in by Mahmoud Hamdy, but an opponent cleared the ball off the line. An Egyptian player was left lying on the ground.

December 1, 2021 8:34 AM ET
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30' Half hour of match

The score remains 0-0. The Egyptians have had the best approaches but have failed to capitalize on any of them.

December 1, 2021 8:31 AM ET
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26' Egypt came close

The Egyptians had one more chance, this time from Amro Elsoulia, who shot low, but Mostafa Matar made a good catch.

December 1, 2021 8:28 AM ET
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25' Egypt came close

A cross from the left by Afsha was headed awkwardly by Mohamed Sherif, so it lacked power and direction and the ball fell into the hands of Mostafa Matar.

December 1, 2021 8:26 AM ET
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21' Egypt came close

Right back Akram Tawfik attempted a left-footed shot, but the ball went wide.

December 1, 2021 8:23 AM ET
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20' Egypt tried!

Mostafa Fathi tried with a left-footed mid-range shot, but Mostafa Matar caught the ball.

December 1, 2021 8:22 AM ET
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14' Sherif had a chance!

The Egyptian striker's header from Afsha's cross, but the ball went over the goal.

December 1, 2021 8:15 AM ET
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12' Egypt came close

Mohamed Sherif appeared after a cross from the right that had previously been headed in by a teammate, but goalkeeper Mostafa Matar was able to react to send it for a corner kick.

December 1, 2021 8:13 AM ET
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10' Still no chance

At the moment, the teams are not approaching the penalty area with any danger.

December 1, 2021 8:11 AM ET
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4' The match is stopped again

This time it was Kassem El Zein of the Lebanese team who felt a pain, but he has since recovered.

December 1, 2021 8:05 AM ET
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1' The match was stopped

Amro Elsoulia had received a tackle from an opponent and was left lying on the ground. Fortunately it was not serious and he was able to get out under his own power.

December 1, 2021 8:01 AM ET
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Match starts!

The game between Egypt and Lebanon gets underway.

December 1, 2021 8:01 AM ET
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Teams take the field

The Egyptian and Lebanese players take the field at Al Thumama Stadium.

December 1, 2021 7:55 AM ET
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Lebanese clothing ready

The Lebanese will be the visitors on this occasion, so they will wear white. The Egyptians will wear red.

December 1, 2021 7:48 AM ET
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Match Officials

These are the referees appointed for this match:

Referee: Daniel Siebert - Germany
Assistant No.1: Rafael Foltyn - Germany
Assistant No.2: Christian Gittelmann - Germany
Fourth official: Andres Matonte - Uruguay
VAR: Christian Dingert - Germany
VAR Assistant No.1: Kevin Blom - Netherlands
VAR Assistant No.2: Tomasz Listkiewicz - Poland
VAR Assistant No.3: Rafael Traci - Brazil

December 1, 2021 7:46 AM ET
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Substitutes - Lebanon

01. Antoine Aldouaihy (GK), 23. Ali Sabeh (GK), 02. Hussein El Dor, 05. Jihad Ayoub, 07. Fadel Antar, 08. Zein Mahdi, 11. Hussein Awada, 14. Nader Matar, 15. Walid Shour, 16. Hassan Chaitou, 17. Mohamad Tahan, 19. Zein Farran.

December 1, 2021 7:38 AM ET
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Starting XI - Lebanon

1-4-2-3-1
| 21. Mostafa Matar |
| 22. Abbas Assi | 12. Robert Melki | 04. Nour Mansour | 18. Kassem El Zein |
| 06. Mouhamed Dhaini | 13. George Melki |
| 20. Rabih Ataya | 10. Mohamed Haidar | 03. Maher Sabra |
| 09. Hilal Alhelwe |

Coach: Ivan Hasek

December 1, 2021 7:38 AM ET
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Substitutes - Egypt

16. Mohamed Sobhy (GK), 23. Mahmoud Gad (GK), 02. Ahmed Yassin, 03. Omar Kamal, 06. Marwan Daoud, 07. Ahmed Refaat, 12. Ayman Ashraf, 17. Mohanad Lasheen 07. Mohamed Abdelmoneim, 19. Osama Faisal, 20. Hussein Faisal, 21. Zizo.

December 1, 2021 7:32 AM ET
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Starting XI - Egypt

1-4-2-3-1
| 01. Mohamed Elshenawy |
| 14. Akram Tawfik | 11. Ahmed Hegazy | 15. Mahmoud Hamdy | 13. Ahmed Fatouh |
| 05. Hamdy Fathy | 04. Amro Elsoulia |
| 08. Mostafa Fathi | 22. Mohamed Afsha | 10. Marwan Hamdy |
| 09. Mohamed Sherif |

Coach: Carlos Queiroz

December 1, 2021 7:27 AM ET
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All set at Al Thumama Stadium

December 1, 2021 7:22 AM ET
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Welcome back!

We are ready to bring you the action of this match between Egypt and Lebanon on the first matchday of Group D in the Arab Cup 2021.

December 1, 2021 7:17 AM ET
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Tune in here Egypt vs Lebanon Updates!

In a few moments we will share with you the starting rosters for the Egypt vs Lebanon live match, as well as the latest information from the Al Thumama Stadium. Do not miss a detail of the match with VAVEL coverage.

December 1, 2021 7:12 AM ET
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How to watch Egypt vs Lebanon Live Stream on TV and Online?

If you want to watch the game Egypt vs Lebanon , your option is: Fox Sports 2

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If you want to watch it on internet, VAVEL USA is your best option!

December 1, 2021 7:07 AM ET
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What time is Egypt vs Lebanon match for Qatar 2021 Arab Cup?

This is the start time of the game Egypt vs Lebanon of 1st December 2021 in several countries:

Argentina: 10:00 AM on DirecTV
Bolivia: 9:00 AM
Brasil: 10:00 AM
Chile: 10:00 AM on DirecTV
Colombia: 8:00 AM on DirecTV
Ecuador: 8:00 AM on DirecTV
USA (ET): 8:00 AM on Foxsports.com, FOX Sports App, Fox Sports 2
España: 3:00 PM
México: 7:00 AM
Paraguay: 9:00 AM
Perú: 8:00 AM on DirecTV
Uruguay: 10:00 AM on DirecTV

December 1, 2021 7:02 AM ET
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Key player - Lebanon

The presence of Hilal El-Helwe stands out in the Lebanese team. The 27-year-old striker is one of the important men in the team's attack, standing out in tournaments such as the qualification to the World Cup in Qatar.

December 1, 2021 6:57 AM ET
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Key player - Egypt

In the Egyptian team, the presence of Mohamed Sherif stands out. The 25-year-old striker is one of the most important men in the team's offensive game and in the absence of Mohamed Salah in the tournament, he will be the main reference in attack.

December 1, 2021 6:52 AM ET
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History - Egypt vs Lebanon

These two teams have met six times, although all of them have been friendly matches, so this will be the first official game between the two teams. The statistics largely favor the Egyptians, who have won five matches, while the remaining one ended in a draw.

December 1, 2021 6:47 AM ET
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Lebanon

Lebanon is looking for a surprise in group D of the competition. Despite not being labeled as favorites, they have worked hard to try to do well.

December 1, 2021 6:42 AM ET
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Egypt

Egypt comes in as one of the candidates to win the title. However, they must be wary of every opponent they face to prove their favoritism.

December 1, 2021 6:37 AM ET
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The match will be played at the Al Thumama Stadium

The Egypt vs Lebanon match will be played at the Al Thumama Stadium. This stadium, located in Doha, the capital of Qatar and inaugurated only in October 2021, has a capacity of 40,000 spectators.

December 1, 2021 6:32 AM ET
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Welcome to VAVEL.com’s coverage of the 2021 Arab Cup Match: Egypt vs Lebanon Latest Info!

My name is Jhonatan Martinez and I will be your host for this match. We will bring you pre-match analysis on VAVEL.

December 1, 2021 6:27 AM ET