Zamalek-Al Ahly: Champions League final: how and where to watch - times, tv, online

All the information you need on how to watch the CAF Champions League final between Egypt's big two on Friday 27 November 2020.

Zamalek-Al Ahly: Champions League final: how and where to watch - times, tv, online

They have been described as Egypt’s two largest popular parties, that is just how important Zamalek and Al Ahly are regarded. With 13 Champions League titles between them (Al Ahly leading on eight) over 50 domestic championships, these two side know a lot about winning, and the stage is set for a Friday night showdown.

Zamalek vs Al Ahly: CAF Champions League final 2020

This particular stage will differ in a major way from others, being that it will be played behind closed doors due to safety precautions brought on by the coronavirus pandemic we are currently living through. That said, there will be millions watching or following the action across Africa and the rest of the world to see who will be crowned champions 2020.

Former Real Madrid and Spanish national team star Míchel Salgado believes that the presence of these two Egyptian clubs is an impressive sign of the quality of Egyptian football. Speaking on Egyptian TV channel MBC Masr, the Spaniard compared this clash to arguably the biggest game in club football, El Clásico.

"I have played in many Clásicos,” Salgado said, “around 19 matches between Real Madrid and Barcelona and I know what this match means to all players. It's like a fierce battle. Al-Ahly and Zamalek's game will be like the game of the century.

"It's like when Real Madrid play against Barcelona in the Champions League final, and it's great that both Ahly and Zamalek are in the final. It shows us the strength of Egyptian football and its quality."

What time does Zamalek vs Al Ahly start?

The 2019/2020 CAF Champions League final match between Zamalek and Al Ahly will be played at Cairo International stadium, Egypt on Friday 27 November, 2020, with kick-off at 21:00 local time (20:00 hours CET).

Find out here what time Zamalek vs Al Ahly starts where you are in the world.

Where can I watch Zamalek vs Al Ahly?

If the match is available in your region, you can see here what channel and/or online platforms will show the Al Ahly vs Zamalek showpiece match with beIN SPORTS and beIN SPORTS CONNECT providing for the majority of countries.

Will Zamalek vs Al Ahly be covered by AS English live?

Absolutely we will! When have we ever let you down before?

You can follow all the action from the Cairo International right here on AS English, with our inimitable live coverage. We will be building up to the match from around an hour before kick-off and then will take you through to the trophy presentation with a minute-by-minute account as it unfolds.