Egypt 2, Zimbabwe 1

Egypt wins before 10,000 home fans

March 27, 2013
By Associated Press
ALEXANDRIA, Egypt -- Egypt beat Zimbabwe 2-1 in World Cup qualifying on Tuesday, with Mohamed Aboutrika's penalty kick in the 88th minute rewarding the 10,000 fans allowed in to watch a Pharoahs home game for the first time in over a year.

Aboutrika delivered Egypt's third win in three games in Group G, bringing the Pharoahs a step closer to their first World Cup appearance in 20 years. The 10 group winners will advance to playoffs to determine Africa's five spots for the 2014 World Cup ...

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