Fans to return for Egypt WCup qualifier

March 26, 2013
By Associated Press
ALEXANDRIA, Egypt -- About 10,000 fans will be allowed to watch Egypt's World Cup qualifier against Zimbabwe on Tuesday, a significant move that the home country hopes will help its badly damaged national sport return to normality.

The Egyptians also think the fans' presence can boost their chances of qualifying for the 2014 tournament in Brazil to reach the World Cup for the first time in more than 20 years.

Egypt's Ministry of Interior will allow a ...

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