Russia started their World Cup in Group A campaign by storm with a 5-0 win over Saudi Arabia on Thursday.
Sbornaya Russia looked very strong against Saudi Arabia that played their first match during Ramadan and their base in St Petersburg facing 18 hours of daylight.
Man of the match was Denis Cheryshev that scored two great goals. Villarreal star entered the games from the bench following Alan Dzagoev’s hamstring injury, and had a very consistent performance.
Please see here the full 23-man squad of Russia
2,35 are the odds at New Bookie Betzest for Russia and 27 for Egypt, World Cup 2018 – Group A qualifier.
Egypt lost 0-1 against Uruguay in their opening Group A game at the World Cup in Yekaterinburg with a goal scored by Jose Gimenez in 90th-minute.
Their best player Mo Salah stayed on the bench, due to his shoulder injury picked up the Champions League final, along with new Huddersfield signing Ramadan Sobhi.
Ramadan and the absence of leader Mo Salah can count deceive on the power of Egypt against very strong hosts Russia.
Please see here the full 23-man squad of Egypt