By SAMY MAGDY, Related Press
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt famous person Mohamed Salah arrived in Gabon to hitch the Pharaohs for his or her World Cup qualifying match, the Egyptian soccer affiliation stated Saturday.
The affiliation stated in a quick assertion that Liverpool’s Salah has joined the Egyptian crew in making ready for Sunday’s recreation in opposition to Gabon in Franceville.
The 29-year-old Salah missed the Pharaohs’ 1-0 win over Angola on Sept. 1 in Cairo after Liverpool refused to launch him due to coronavirus restrictions. Arsenal midfielder Mohamed Elneny additionally missed the sport in opposition to Angola.
Egypt is amongst international locations on Britain’s coronavirus “crimson listing,” so the 2 gamers would have been required to quarantine upon their return from Cairo and miss two Premier League video games every.
Elneny didn’t journey to Franceville and can miss the sport in opposition to Gabon due to a muscle harm sustained throughout coaching Thursday, the affiliation stated in a separate assertion.
Salah was the primary Egyptian participant to grow to be a Premier League champion after becoming a member of Liverpool in 2018 from Roma. Liverpool is searching for to strike a brand new deal to maintain Salah with the membership.
The Egyptian, who has twice gained the Premier League’s Golden Boot award, examined constructive for the virus throughout a go to to Cairo in November, the place he attended his brother’s marriage ceremony. On the time, he was to hitch the nationwide crew for its recreation in opposition to Togo.
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