Essam Al-Hadari، Saudi team Al-Taawoun and Egypt`s national teams' goalkeeper expressed his joy to take part in a major football tournament such as the 2018 World Cup.
At a press
conference held on Thursday، before Uruguay clash، Al-Hadari
said that he had made a lot of efforts to be in the World Cup.
He added: "In my career I have achieved many titles and championships، but participation in the World Cup is a great dream and I`m happy to achieve this dream.”
"The atmosphere in Russia is good and perfect. The players are accustomed playing under any circumstances or pressure. All the players are ready to face Uruguay." Al-Hadri said.
Egypt will face Uruguay on Friday، at 2 pm، in the first group stage of the World Cup.
Noteworthy، The technical meeting for Egypt’s first match in World Cup 2018 against Uruguay، which will be held on Friday resulted that the Pharaohs will wear a red jersey، black shorts and socks the goalkeeper in a blue outfit.
On the other hand، Uruguay’s national team will wear a white outfit، with their goalkeeper in green.
The meeting was attended by 21 members to cover all administrative، medical، media، security and marketing aspects on the match.