Two African countries will grace the World Cup today in the second day fixtures. Egypt will face Uruguay at three PM with Morocco set to face Iran from six.
Egypt who are in group A alongside Russia and Saudi Arabia, will be seeking to rescue a point if not three, in a tough match with the South Americans.
The clash between the Pharaohs and the Uruguayans will see Mohamed Salah face Luis Suarez, with fans hoping the former starts after succumbing to a shoulder injury, in the Champions League final.
Group B matches will kick off today, with Morocco, Iran, Portugal and Spain all set to feature. 2018 CHAN champions Morocco play Iran with the biggest clash between Portugal and Spain taking place from nine PM tonight.
Spain who are 2010 World Cup champions face a tough side Portugal who won the Euro 2016, having a new coach. The Spanish FA sacked Julen Lopetagui on the World Cup’s eve and appointed Fernando Hierro to lead the Spaniards in the world’s largest tournament. CristianoRonaldo will lead Portugal’s striking force when they face a star-studded Spain.