Cheerleader of the national team of Egypt

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CAIRO, December 27. /TASS/. The objective of the Egypt national team at the world championship on football of 2018 in Russia is out of the group. In an interview with TASS said the President of the Egyptian football Association, Hani Abu Rida.

The national team of Egypt will play in the world Cup for the first time in 28 years. Opponents of the Egyptians in the group And became the teams from Russia, Uruguay and Saudi Arabia.

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“Our goal is to reach the second round! Actually, it stands for each team, and then we’ll see. All will depend on who us in case of victory will play next,” said Abu Rida.

According to the head of the Federation, the Russian team will be a group favorite. “The Russian team has good chances, by far . Other teams of the group And is also a good chance that they can walk, but, in my opinion, Russia could become the first in the group and not least because playing at home,” he said.

Egypt on 15 June in Yekaterinburg will play against Uruguay on June 19 in St. Petersburg, with the Russians, on the 25th of June with the team in Saudi Arabia.