Mohamed Salah has returned to Liverpool with muscle problem, Egyptian FA confirms

first_imgMohamed Salah has flown back to Liverpool to receive treatment for an injury he picked up while on international duty with Egypt.The forward limped off with a muscle problem during the latter stages of the Pharaohs’ Africa Cup of Nations qualifier win over eSwatini – formerly Swaziland – on Friday in a game which also saw the Reds star score directly from a corner. 2 Salah’s injury will worry Liverpool fans far and wide gameday cracker Salah received treatment on the side of the pitch but was unable to shake off the problem.Egypt were subsequently forced to finish the game with ten players as they had used all three substitutes before Salah went off, however they still ran out 4-1 winners.And following discussions with the Premier League club, the Egyptian FA confirmed Salah has gone back to Liverpool and will not feature for his country’s return game against eSwatini on Tuesday.The statement read: “Javier Aguirre has allowed Salah to return to his club and he will not participate against eSwatini next Tuesday to give him time to recover. scrap “Mohamed Salah had complained during yesterday’s match versus eSwatini about stress in his muscle.“He was medically examined and underwent an X-ray post-game.“Following communication with Liverpool’s medical staff, it was determined the player would be unable to player in the next match.” Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update Gerrard launches furious touchline outburst as horror tackle on Barisic sparks chaos SORRY The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 Most Popular Football News Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ tense 2 latest revealed LATEST Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT BEST OF Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions It’s not clear if Salah will will be available for Liverpool’s trip to Huddersfield next Saturday Some Liverpool fans are happy to hear Salah could be injuredSalah has not been in the best form for his club so far this season but Liverpool will be hoping he will be fit for their Premier League clash at Huddersfield next Saturday.The 2017/18 PFA Player of the Year has scored three goals so far this campaign – one goal worse off than at this stage last season. Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion last_img read more