Egypt and Uruguay tested out the Yekaterinburg Arena pitch on Thursday ahead of their opening match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah had been an injury doubt for this match, but Egypt coach Hector Cuper believes he is now «almost 100%» certain to play. Salah has not played since dislocating his shoulder in the Champions League final after a collision with Real... Еще Madrid's Sergio Ramos. Tomorrow's Group A tie also boasts the attacking talents of Barcelona's Luis Suarez and Paris St. Germain's Edison Cavani. Earlier, Russia beat Saudi Arabia 5-0 in the opening match of the tournament, putting them top of Group A. The world's most popular sporting event is taking place in Russia until July 15, 2018. A total of 64 matches will be played in 12 venues located in 11 cities across the country, with the final held in Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium.