The first football national team ( known commonly as the Pharaohs) are going to clash with rival of Zimbabwe on the opening of the 2019 Confederation of African Football ( CAF) Cup of Nations. The two teams face on the pitch of Borg El Arab Stadium in Alexandria. The African sports event will kick off on June 21. It runs until July 19. Six stadiums in Egypt host matches of the African championship. It is worth to mention that 24 national African teams compete in the upcoming championship. The Pharaohs are beefing up seriously ahead of the next African tournament. Egypt has dazzling history of the regional، Arab and African championship throughout decades.