FIFA Arab Cup 2021 Semi-finals Schedule: The first semi-final will be held on Wednesday, December 15 at 4 p.m. and will pit Tunisia and Egypt against each other. A little later at 8 p.m., host country Qatar will face Algeria. The winners of these two matches will meet in the final on Saturday, December 18 at 4 p.m.
This year’s Arab Cup is heating up, with the semi-final stage now set. The first of the two-legged ties took place in Doha, where Algeria narrowly defeated Morocco in a penalty shootout.
The first leg saw Algeria take the lead through Yacine Brahimi in the 62nd minute, but Morocco responded quickly through Mohamed Nahiri. The game went into extra time, with Algeria scoring again through Youcef Belaïli. However, Morocco had an answer once more, this time through Badr Benoun.
With the scores level at two-apiece, it was penalties that would decide the winner. It was Algeria who prevailed thanks to Mohamed Amine Tougai’s winning spot-kick.
FIFA Arab Cup 2021 Semi-finals Schedule
Tunisia vs Egypt (18:00, Stadium 974) 1st Semi-final
Qatar vs Algeria (10:00, Al Thumama Stadium) 2nd Semi-final
FIFA Arab Cup 2021 is in full swing with the semi-finals set to take place next week. The competition has been thrilling, with the Arab team Egypt earning a place in the semi-finals after beating their Arab brothers from Jordan. The financial rewards for this tournament come at a fitting time with the Egyptian economy in turmoil and FIFA Arab Cup 2021 has been a good source of income. Teams that make it through the first round will be rewarded with a million dollars, while the fourth-placed team will take home 1.5 million dollars. This is great news for the Egyptian team who are just one game away from earning their place in history by becoming Arab Cup winners.