Russia vs Egypt: Match in pictures

Russia vs Egypt
The host Russia was in action against Egypt. Mohamed Salah made his World Cup debut. Photo: Getty Images
Ahmed Fathi own goal vs Russia
After being deadlocked at half-time, Ahmed Fathi diverted the ball into his own net to hand Russia the lead. Photo: Getty Images
Russia celebrates Cheryshev goal
Denis Cheryshev (far right) scored the crucial goal and the team's second. Photo: Getty Images
Artem Dzyuba goal vs Egypt
Artem Dzyuba slotted in the team's third goal which killed any hopes of a comeback from Egypt Photo: Getty Images
Salah vs Russia
Mohamed Salah of Egypt couldn't conjure up his from the recently concluded English Premier League season with Liverpool on the night. Photo: Getty Images
Salah goal vs Russia
Salah scored his first World Cup goal from the spot and Egypt's first goal in the finals since 1990. The goal, however, proved to be a consolation. Photo: Getty Images
Russia fans during Russia vs Egypt
Russia fans were in fine voice in their side's victory in the 2018 FIFA World Cup group A match against Egypt at Saint Petersburg Stadium. Photo: Getty Images