Egypt v Uruguay: Group A - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

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José Giménez's game-winning goal — from every angle.

It looked like the best of both worlds for Egypt: A draw with Uruguay without having to play Mo Salah and his healing shoulder. Uruguay's José Giménez had other plans, soaring for a last-gasp, perfectly placed header to deliver a 1-0 victory for his team — and heartbreak for Egypt. Here, the thrilling play — from every angle...

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