Strict precautionary measures on Japan's team arrival

The arrival of the Japanese team, a participant at the 27th Men's Handball World Championship, has witnessed strictly applying the precautionary measures, starting from their embarkment off the plane to the bus.

The Japanese team is the first of the 32 participating teams to arrive in Egypt.

Japan is scheduled to play two friendly matches against hosts Egypt on 5 and 7 January.

According to Head of the Accommodation and Logistics Commission Mamdouh El Shestawy, the LOC has coordinated with the Medical Commission and the Ministry of Health to ensure the highest level of measures are taken. " The system we are applying during the tournament ensures the best conditions of isolation and quarantine."

Egypt 2021 will see 32 participating teams, for the first time in the history of the World Championship.

The two-week event will take place in four different venues: Cairo Stadium, New Capital City Hall, Borg El Arab and Dr Hassan Moustafa Hall in 6 October.