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FIFA World Cup 2018: Saudi Arabia vs Egypt - See pics

Jun 26, 2018, 07:56 AM IST

Despite trailing for most parts of the first half, Saudi Arabia managed to carve out a 2-1 win against Egypt in what was the final match of FIFA World Cup 2018 for both sides. (REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff)


Mohammad Salah put the Egyptians on top in the 22nd minute, much to the cheer of the fans in the stands and back home. (REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff)


Saudi Arabia managed to come back into the game only in stoppage time of the first half, thanks to a penalty kick strike from Salman Al-Faraj. (REUTERS/Darren Staples)


What looked like a match that would end in a draw saw another goal in the stoppage time of the second half. Salem Al-Dawsari with seconds left on the clock. (REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino)


Saudi players were overjoyed at having ended their campaign on a high. (REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff)


For the Egyptians, it was a heart-breaking result of a heart-breaking World Cup. (REUTERS/Darren Staples)

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