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  Friday, 13 December, 2002, 16:41 GMT
Clockwatch: Zamalek 1-0 Raja
African Champions League Final

Zamalek 1-0 Raja Casablanca (Cairo)
(1-0 on aggregate)

Goalflashes and major incidents

95 mins - Final whistle. Zamalek are the African Champions for a record fifth time.

94 mins - The game is descending into chaos as players start a series of off-the-ball incidents.

93 mins - Hossam Hassan is unluckly not to get a second goal. His header forces a superb header from Chadili.

92 mins - Zamalek get a free kick on the edge of the box Raja box after Hossam Hassan is brought down.

90 mins - The assistant referee signals three minutes of extra-time. The referee over-rules him and says there should be four. It could be as high as ten with all the stoppages.

89 mins - Zamalek's keeper El Sayed has to chase out of his area as Raja's forwards bear down on him.

87 mins - Ibrahim Hassan tries a shot from 30 yards, but Chadili gathers easily for Raja.

85 mins - Raja's assistant coach is given a red card for coming onto the pitch.

81 mins - Chadili pulls off another great save to keep Raja in the game, after Abdelmonem puts in a dangerous header from Ibrahim Hassan's free-kick.

79 mins - Raja throw caution to the wind by bringing on another forward and changing to a more attacking formation.

77 mins - Diallo misses a great chance for Raja with a reaction header after Aboub's free-kick.

75 mins - Ibrahim Hassan is lucky not to concede a penalty after he blatantly pulls Raja's Enden to the ground.

73 mins - Raja win a corner as yet another player goes down in an off-the-ball incident.

66 mins - Zamalek's Abdellatif breaks forward and shoots from the edge of the box, but Chadili is just able to tip it around the post.

64 mins - Raja's Diallo comes on for Sami.

63 mins - Sami whips in a cross for Raja, which Enden is unable to keep down. But Raja are looking very dangerous.

60 mins - Yellow card. Aboub swings in a corner and Raja find the back of the net. But the referee spots that Noureddine Kacemi purposely uses his hand, so disallows the goal and books him.

58 mins: Yellow Card. Raja's Sami gets booked as the game gets increasingly niggly.

57 mins - Zamalek's keep El Sayed pulls off a fine save and punches clear from Aboub's cross.

56 mins - Raja win another corner after Ibrahim Hassan puts the ball out.

53 mins - Hossam Hassan goes down in clearing the ball for another Raja corner.

52 mins - Enden wins a corner for Raja.

47 mins - Hossam Hassan misses a great chance after Raja's defence gift him a free header, but keeper Chadili is able to gather.

45 mins - Zamalek kick-off the second period.

Half-time: Zamalek 1-0 Raja Casablanca

50 mins - The referee blows for the break after 5 minutes of injury time.

49 mins GOAL - Zamalek take the lead through Tamer Abdelhamid. His shot from 25 yards is parried by Chadili, but it has enough momentum to balloon into the top left corner.

47 mins - Zamalek whip in a dangerous cross, but Hossam Hassan accidently handles the ball.

46 mins - Abdellatif wins the ball in a dangerous position, crosses to Hossam Hassan who makes a lovely turn, but his shot goes wide.

43 mins - Enden earns a corner for Raja after Mehdet is forced to put the ball behind.

42 mins - Raja's keeper Chadili goes down under a strong aerial challenge.

40 mins - Yellow Card. Zamalek's Ibrahim Hassan is given a dubious booking.

38 mins - Zamalek claim a hand-ball in the area after defender Al Amin Abate wins the ball for Raja, but the referee ignores it.

37 mins - Chadili gathers and immediatly sends Aboub on a counter-attack. He goes down in the Zamalek box, but no penalty is given.

36 mins - Abdellatif earns a free-kick for Zamalek 30 yards out after a clumsy challenge.

34 mins - Raja's Enden gets through on the Zamalek goal, but is ruled offside.

33mins - Raja forced to put the ball behind after a good cross from Hossam Hassan.

28 mins - Emam puts in a great cross and El Tabh's header goes just wide of the Raja goal with the best effort of the game.

26 mins - Zamalek earn a corner after another good shot from Abdellatif.

20 mins - El Tabh takes the free-kick which goes through the wall, but Chadili gathers easily.

19 mins - Yellow card. Jrindou brings down Hossam Hassan in the centre of the pitch and concedes a free kick.

17 mins - Chadili has to pull off a great save after Zamalek's Hazem Emam goes round three defenders and sends in a difficult shot.

15 mins - Yellow card. Raja's Abdelouaed is is booked for pulling an opponent's shirt.

10 mins - Zamalek's Abdellatif is brought down in the box and makes a good shout for a penalty, but the referee waves play-on.

6 mins - Aboub fires in a speculative shot from 25 yards, but it is easily saved.

5 mins - Raja's Abdellatif loses his footing inside the box, and fails to get in a shot from a good position.

3 mins - Raja keeper Chadili is forced to make a smart save as Hossam Hassam comes charging through.

1700GMT - Raja kick-off

Referee: Abdelhakim al-Shelmani (Libya)

The final

See also:

30 Nov 02 | Africans abroad
29 Nov 02 | Africa
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