The Egyptian national football team arrived in Grozny on Sunday, ahead of the 2018 World Cup. During the tournament, the Egyptian team will be based in Grozny. The team was received by Egyptian Ambassador to Russia Ihab Nasr and members of the Chechnya government. Locals welcomed the team with a traditional lezginka dance. The first open training of the Egyptian team will be held at the... Еще Akhmat-Arena stadium. The participation in the championship of Mohamed Salah remains unknown due to his injury during the Champions League final. He might not be able to play in one or two matches of the tournament. Egypt national team will face Russia on June 19.