The exciting days of FIFA World Cup 2018 counts to match two where Egypt will take on Uruguay and is one of the most awaited matches this season. To make the match more interesting is that Egypt is playing FIFA for the first time since 1990 and are bound for a tough challenge against Uruguay, positioned 14 on the FIFA rankings.
FIFA World Cup 2018 Egypt vs Uruguay Match Preview | Timings And Venue
Match Number – 2
Match Venue – Ekaterinburg Arena, Ekaterinburg
Match Date & Timings – 15 June, 5:30 PM (IST), 1:00 PM (UK), 8 A.M. ET.
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This is a not to miss the match. Both teams will be trying for an opening victory. Egypt’s hopes are on their striker Salah. Talking history he was the one to score the penalty round that qualified Egypt for FIFA back in 1990. Uruguay, however, came so close in 2010 but had to bow down in the semifinals. Cavani and Suarez will lead the attack for Uruguay, backed up by a lethal pair of Godin and Gimenez for the defensive. Whether or not this combination will be enough to hold off Egypt’s attack is something to watch out for.
How to watch Egypt vs Uruguay on TV/Online
Live TV Telecast – Fox and Telemundo, ITV1, Sony Ten
Live Streaming – SonyLiv, fubo TV.
FIFA World Cup 2018 Egypt vs Uruguay Squad News
Egypt Team Squad: Essam El-Hadary; Ahmed Fathi, Ali Gabr, Ahmed Hegazi, Mohamed Abdel-Shafi; Tarek Hamed, Mohamed Elneny, Abdallah El-Said, Mohamed Salah, Trezeguet; Marwan Mohsen
Expected formation: 4-2-3-1.
Uruguay Team Squad: Fernando Muslera; Guillermo Varela, Jose Gimenez, Diego Godin, Martin Caceres; Lucas Torreira, Rodrigo Bentancur, Matias Vecino, Nahitan Nandez; Luis Suarez, Edinson Cavani
Expected formation: 4-3-1-2.
FIFA World Cup 2018 Egypt vs Uruguay Match Prediction
Talking facts, Egypt very well be out of shape compared to Uruguay who showed some amazing performance in the last couple of games. We will hand it to Uruguay to take the cup this opening match of FIFA World Cup 2018. Egypt 1 Uruguay 2.
Egypt vs Uruguay World Cup 2018 Betting & Match Odds
Egypt: 13/1 to win.
Uruguay: 4/7 to win.
Draw: 29/10 to draw.
FIFA World Cup 2018 Egypt vs Uruguay Squads Live Score
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