Paraguayan Referee Enrique Caceres will officiate the World Cup Group A match between hosts Russia and Egypt، FIFA's press service said on Sunday. The game is set to kick in St. Petersburg on Tuesday at 8:00 Cairo Local Time. Caceres will be assisted by Paraguayan linesmen Eduardo Cardozo and Juan Zorrilla as well as reserve referee Cuneyt Cakir.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup will last until 15 July، with the games set to be played at 12 stadiums across 11 Russian cities. Following their 1-0 defeat against Uruguay on Friday the Pharaohs will be looking to win their next two games to try and qualify for the round of 16.
They will face Russia on Tuesday، before playing their final group stage game on June 25 against Saudi Arabia.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup kicked off on Thursday with the Russian national team thrashing Saudi Arabia 5-0.
The tournament will continue until July 15، with a total of 64 matches set to be played at 12 stadiums across 11 Russian cities.