June 19, 2009
Egypt triumphs over Italy in Confed Cup – a photo essay
Excitement mounts as the national anthems are sung before the kick-off of the clash between Egypt and Italy.
An Egypt striker prepares to get past an Italy defender to take a shot.
Over 52 000 spectators pack into Ellis Park Stadium to watch Egypt vs Italy, filling the stadium to capacity.
A soccer fan blowing her vuvuzela joins in the spirit of the crowd.
Italy are on the defensive as Egypt prepare to attack.
An enthusiastic supporter celebrates as Egypt score a goal against Italy.
The stadium erupts with celebrations as the final whistle is blown and Egypt are declared victorious!