Bob Bradley has Egypt on brink of history in playoff vs. old foe Ghana

Tuesday October 15th, 2013
Bob Bradley's Egypt must beat Ghana in a two-legged playoff to reach their first World Cup since 1990.
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Egypt drew Ghana, the toughest opponent, in the draw for the African World Cup qualifying playoff.
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"Getting to Brazil would mean a lot to the people," Bradley says. "It doesn't mean that all of the sudden poverty and unemployment and illiteracy and food and fuel shortages are gone. But it would be something that makes people happy at a time when the country has hope for the future. Maybe this fits in."

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