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Czech Ambassador Jan Fulík met Michal Prokeš, technical director of Al Ahly Footbal Club

On 30th September 2020, Ambassador Jan Fulík met with Michal Prokeš, the recently appointed technical director of Egypt's most famous football club, Al Ahly, at the Embassy of the Czech Republic. Al Ahly is the most successful African and Arab football club in the history, winning 42 titles in the National League, 36 National Cups and 8 African Champions League Cups. The Ambassador congratulated Mr. Prokeš to his great personal success, which is also evidence of the qualities of Czech football. Michal Prokeš is the first foreigner to be appointed to such an important position. Mr. Prokeš explained that he was responsible for the strategy of educating young Egyptian talents in the Al Ahly club until the age of 21 and presented his vision for the development of youth club football. The two agreed that his position provides a great opportunity to deepen mutual relations between the two countries in the field of sports and to spread the good name of the Czech Republic in Egypt.