Mo Salah To Miss Opener Match Against Uruguay

Mohamed Salah
Mohamed Salah. Photo. Courtesy
Mohamed Salah
Mohamed Salah. Photo. Courtesy

Egyptian star Mohamed Salah, Mo Salah, may not play in their World Cup Opener match against Uruguay, dwindling hopes for the African soccer giants

The star, popularly known as Mo Salah has not been included in the starting eleven in their match against the South American country that will be played today at 3.00pm East African Time.

The star striker, who turned 26 on Friday, suffered the injury three weeks ago in Liverpool’s Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid. He became fans’ favorite after steering ‘the Reds’ to the Champions League finals.

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Earlier, Egypt’s Head Coach Hector Cuper had indicated that Salah would take part in the starting squad. The coach however, may use him as a substitute.

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Written by Francis Muli

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