Russia's 5-0 win against Saudi Arabia was the biggest victory by a host nation in an opening game since Italy beat the United States of America 7-1 in 1934.
Egypt appeared to lack cutting edge without Salah in their side against Uruguay, and although he should be involved from the start this time around, it remains to be seen just how fit he really is.
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The Senegal midfielder passed to Idrissa Gueye , who sent a right-foot shot from the arc toward Wojciech Szczesny's far post. Robert Lewandowski has looked more confident going forward and has seen a good run getting thwarted by the Senegal backline.
"But I always say behind a player or two brilliant players, there has to be a team and I feel proud because I've had a team".
The arrival of Egyptian celebrities in Russian Federation to cheer for the country's national football team at the World Cup has stirred controversy among Egyptian fans and sports commentators, who have expressed worry that the celebrities' presence could have a negative impact on the players' focus.
It got worse for the Pharaohs minutes later as Artem Dzyuba brought the ball down on his chest to beat his marker before finishing off with a neatly placed goal into the bottom corner.
The 23-year-old proved to be a handful against Uruguay and Russia's Brazil-born right back Mario Fernandes will need all his wits about him to keep Trezeguet quiet. That would leave all three teams level on three points, with goal differential determining the tiebreaker. "In a World Cup you have to wait till the very last minute although our chances are minute", he added.
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"We needed the win in order to solve our goals", Cherchesov said.
Aleksandr Golovin scored his first World Cup goal and registered two assists on his debut in the competition.
He did win the penalty - confirmed by the video assistant referee after Salah was pulled down by Roman Zobnin.
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