Egypt's national football team arrived Wednesday afternoon in Grozny for their last 2018 World Cup game against Saudi Arabia. The teams are set to meet on Monday at 16:00 Cairo Local time.
The Pharaohs، who have lost hopes of proceeding in the world's most prestigious football tournament، from which they had been absent for 28 years، have decided to cancel a scheduled training session on Wednesday to rest the players.
The Egyptian team will wave goodbye to Russia after the Saudi game، after as they failed to collect points from the group A competition، losing to Uruguay 1-0 on Friday and to Russia 3-1 on Tuesday.
Saudi Arabia is playing against Uruguay on Wednesday in an attempt to recover from their 5-0 loss in the opener to hosts Russia. Saudi Arabia will be out if they lose، Egypt will be eliminated if Uruguay get at least a point.