The information comes the day earlier than Egypt is because of face Togo in an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Cairo.
“The coronavirus check taken by our nationwide group has proven that our worldwide participant Mohamed Salah, the star of Liverpool, has been contaminated with coronavirus after receiving a constructive check outcome, though he’s not affected by any signs,” the assertion, posted by the governing physique on social media, learn.
“The remainder of the group had unfavorable check outcomes.
“Our worldwide star has been topic to bear medical protocol after our nationwide group’s physician, Mohamed Abou Elela,, liaised together with his English membership, Liverpool. As well as, he was requested to self isolate in his room and never make any contact with anybody.”
The Egyptian FA stated Salah, 28, will bear additional checks “within the coming hours.”
CNN contacted Liverpool FC for remark however had not acquired a response at time of publication.
Salah’s constructive check outcome provides to Liverpool’s rising record of personnel issues. Defender Virgil Van Dijk is already out with a long-term harm, whereas Joe Gomez, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Fabinho are additionally sidelined.