Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi congratulated the Egyptian handball team on winning their ninth title of the African Men’s Handball Championship.
“I congratulate the Egyptian handball team on winning the ninth African title and qualifying for the 2024 Paris Olympics,” Sisi posted on his social media accounts.
Sisi praised the heroic performance of the team under a distinguished leadership of the technical staff, Presidential Spokesman Ahmed Fahmy said.
The Egyptian handball team became a model of success and preserving their status with the greats of the game, he added.
Sisi expressed his wishes for continued victories for Egyptian sports in all games and tournaments.
Egypt retained the title of the African Men’s Handball Championship with an easy win on Algeria 29-21 in Cairo Saturday.