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Egypt: Frustrated fans watch Saudi Arabia end Egypt's World Cup campaign02:20

Egypt: Frustrated fans watch Saudi Arabia end Egypt's World Cup campaign

Egypt, Cairo
June 25, 2018 at 21:27 GMT -00:00 · Published

Scores of Egyptian fans watched their national team’s last group game against Saudi Arabia in a public showing of the match in Cairo on Monday, during which their team lost 2-1 to Saudi Arabia in Volgograd, Russia.

The fans expressed their frustration over their team’s performance and defeat to Saudi Arabia.

"Our team today was just T-shirts in the stadium and if we exclude [goalkeeper] El-Hadary and Salah there would be no team," said a disappointed fan.

For another fan, Fouad, Mohamed Salah did not play as he does for Liverpool and "if he fought like he did with Liverpool, he would make a big difference."

Mohamed Wael, another fan, thought Egypt should have won on both previous games but instead lost to both Saudi Arabia and Russia despite the fact that according to him Russia is a "weak team."

Egypt lost to Saudi Arabia 2-1, even though Salah scored his second goal of the World Cup on Monday, therefore putting an end to the team’s campaign in the World Cup.

Egypt: Frustrated fans watch Saudi Arabia end Egypt's World Cup campaign02:20
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Scores of Egyptian fans watched their national team’s last group game against Saudi Arabia in a public showing of the match in Cairo on Monday, during which their team lost 2-1 to Saudi Arabia in Volgograd, Russia.

The fans expressed their frustration over their team’s performance and defeat to Saudi Arabia.

"Our team today was just T-shirts in the stadium and if we exclude [goalkeeper] El-Hadary and Salah there would be no team," said a disappointed fan.

For another fan, Fouad, Mohamed Salah did not play as he does for Liverpool and "if he fought like he did with Liverpool, he would make a big difference."

Mohamed Wael, another fan, thought Egypt should have won on both previous games but instead lost to both Saudi Arabia and Russia despite the fact that according to him Russia is a "weak team."

Egypt lost to Saudi Arabia 2-1, even though Salah scored his second goal of the World Cup on Monday, therefore putting an end to the team’s campaign in the World Cup.

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