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Tensions over Egypt 2010 victory

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Egyptians are celebrating victory in a crucial World Cup qualifying match against Algeria on Saturday, after a tense weekend on and off the field.

Troops had been deployed in Cairo to try to prevent a repeat of the violence against the Algerian team and its supporters on Friday night.

Christian Fraser reports from Cairo.

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