The hosts nation Russia will be looking for a second win in Group A and also to secure their place in the last 16 when they encounter Egypt this Tuesday at the Saint-Petersburg Stadium.
Russia managed a fabulous entry in the World Cup 2018 competition with a five goals again a poorly Saudi Arabian team, but Tuesday game will be a real test for them.
“We have prepared well and analyzed the performance of the opponent and we know how important the Russia match is because we always want to win. We will see what will happen to us (during the match) and what is the best way to claim the three points.” added the Hector Cuper the Egyptian’s manager.
This game is a close one, since the Russian have already a significant goal difference advantage already, and a draw on Tuesday would leave the Egyptian team in need of a big win against Saudi Arabia in their final game to go through.
The odds at bet365 are Russia win 2.15 a draw 3.20 and Egypt win 4.00 (Odds are taken from bet365 and are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.T&Cs apply, 18+)