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Saudi Arabia, Egypt proceed to Arab Futsal Cup quarterfinals

RIYADH, June 22 (KUNA) -- Egypt and Saudi Arabia won crucial encounters against Algeria and Libya, respectively, on Wednesday to qualify for the quarterfinals of the Arab Futsal Cup 2022, being held in Dammam city, eastern Saudi Arabia, between June 20 and 28.
In a Group B showdown, the Egyptian national team defeated Algeria's 2-0 pushing their tally to four points on top of the group standings, followed by Iraq with a similar tally.
The Saudi team beat Libya 5-3 to lead Group C standings, followed by Palestine and Libya.
Besides Saudi Arabia and Egypt, six teams, namely Kuwait, Morocco, Mauritania, Iraq, Libya and Palestine, previously proceeded to the quarterfinals of the championship which will be held on Friday, June 24.
The semifinals are slated for Sunday, June 26, and the final on Tuesday, June 28. (end) mdm.gb