Egypt will start without Mohamed Salah in their World Cup opener against a full-strength Uruguay on Friday, in a setback for millions of Egyptians who are pinning their tournament hopes on the Liverpool striker.
Egypt coach Hector Cuper does not mind his team being described as defensive and is not about to rip up the playbook that has brought them to their first World Cup finals in 28 years. Since the Argentine coach took charge in 2015, the Pharaohs, who can boast one of the world’s top goalscorers Mohamed […]
Egypt forward Mohamed Salah has recovered from a shoulder injury and is almost 100% certain to play in their World Cup opener against Uruguay, Coach Hector Cuper said on Thursday, ending weeks of suspense about the fitness of his most dangerous striker.
Egypt forward Mohamed Salah remains a doubt to face Uruguay in their World Cup opener at Yekaterinburg on Friday, the country’s football association has said.
The Fifa World Cup is eight days away and nations are getting ready for the global showpiece. Egypt’s coach, Hector Cuper is adamant that his star player, Mohammed Salah, will be ready for the showpiece in Russia. Powerhouses, Spain and Germany, winners of the previous two finals, are also looking forward to the World Cup. […]