Last month they fell to the same opponents in the final African qualifying round for the World Cup in Qatar, also via spot-kicks.
His first assignment will be the 2023 Cup of Nations qualifiers that kick off in June. The draw for those will take place on Tuesday.
Queiroz had discussions with the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) about staying on as coach, but local media reported the two parties could not agree on the length of a new contract.
Ehab Galal (54) has been officially appointed as the new head coach of the Egypt national team as a successor to Carlos Queiroz who left after failing to win the AFCON and the qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.#Egypt #AfricanFootball pic.twitter.com/VO8e9UP6ks
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