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CAIRO - 2 September 2017: ON Sport TV channel will broadcast the second leg match between Egypt and Uganda in the African World Cup qualifiers.
The Egyptian open TV Channel ON Sport won the rights to broadcast the game between Egypt and Uganda in the qualifiers for Russian 2018 World Cup. The match will be in the fourth qualifying round in the group that includes Egypt, Congo, Uganda and Ghana. The match will be held at Borg Al Arab stadium at 9 p.m. Cairo local time.
The national team lost to Uganda on Thursday with a clean goal, in the third round of the qualifiers, to stand still at six points, occupying second place in the group behind Uganda. Uganda leads the group after defeating Egypt with a score of seven points.
The fourth round match between Egypt and Uganda will be attended by 60,000 spectators, according to the security authorities in Alexandria. Prices of tickets were set at LE 75 and LE 200 for the first row.
The pharaohs need to win the next match between Egypt and Uganda, after the recent loss, especially that any result other than the win will make it difficult for the Pharaohs to qualify for the next World Cup.