Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho believes Egypt and Russia could share the spoils in today’s clash at the Krestovsky Stadium in Saint Petersburg.
The two sides clash in what is expected to be an enthralling encounter.
Egypt, after a defeat to Uruguay in their opening group game are looking to record a win to keep their dream alive.
Russia humbled Saudi Arabia 5-0 in the opening game of the tournament
Russia on the other hand will want to become the first country to progress to the next round of the competition having defeated Saudi Arabia in their opening match.
Jose Mourinho has however predicted a draw between the two sides.
A late header by Uruguay’s José Giménez saw Egypt taste a bitter defeat in their opening group match
“I think it will be a draw. If I have to choose for one of the three results I will go for a draw,” Mourinho told RT.
Russia sits top of the group with 3 points as Egypt lie third in the group with no point.