Russia vs Egypt live updates: Russia vs Egypt kick off the second round of matches in the ongoing Russia world 2018. Russia is looking forward to 6 points while the African side Egypt will be hoping for first win and 3 points from the match.
Russia does not make any change to their starting line up. Russia has stock to the starting line that gave the victory against Saudi Arabia. However the African footballer of the year Mohamed Salah is expecting to start. Egypt will make some chance in the starting line up.
Let’s check the starting line up for both teams.
Russia vs Egypt starting line up
Russia: Akinfeev, Fernandes, Kutepov, Ignashevich, Zhirkov, Zobnin, Gazinsky, Samedov, Golovin, Cheryshev, Dzyuba. Subs: Lunev, Semenov, Kuzyaev, Dzagoev, Smolov, Kudryashov, Granat, Aleksey Miranchuk, Anton Miranchuk, Erokhin, Smolnikov, Gabulov.
Egypt: El Shenawy, Fathi, Gabr, Hegazi, Abdel-Shafy, Hamed, Elneny, Salah, Said, Trezeguet, Mohsen. Subs: El Hadary, Elmohamady, Gaber, Morsy, Kahraba, Ashraf, Sobhi, Hamdy, Shikabala, Samir, Warda, Ekramy.
Referee: Enrique Caceres (Paraguay)
Russia vs Egypt live updates
Mohamed Salah is fully back, the leading goals scorer in the premier league makes it in the starting line up that gives Egyptian fans something to cheer about.
The traditional kick off ceremony is observed. Russia and Egypt have their National anthems with handshakes. The second round of match is underway.
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