World Cup 2018: A Guide to Every Team

Working to keep Panama around a little longer is experienced coach Hernan Dario Gomez, who previously led Colombia and Ecuador to the World Cup and becomes only the second coach to manage three different countries at the tournament.

The man hoping to end that streak is the Argentine-born manager Juan Antonio Pizzi, who took over last fall after failing to lead Chile to World Cup. There is more to Egypt than Mohamed Salah, the 26-year-old forward who scored 43 goals for Liverpool this season.

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