Liverpool star Mohamed Salah tests positive for coronavirus

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah has tested positive for coronavirus while on international duty with Egypt.

BREAKING: The Egyptian FA confirms Mo Salah has tested positive for COVID-19

The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) said on Friday, November 13, 2020, that Salah returned a positive test but is not displaying any symptoms.

They added that the other members of the team had tested negative.

Egypt host Togo in an Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) 2021 qualifier on Saturday, followed by the reverse fixture in Togo on Tuesday.

Salah will now self-isolate and is likely to miss Liverpool’s next two matches.

The Reds host Leicester in the Premier League on Saturday, 21 November, followed by a Champions League tie against Atalanta at Anfield on Wednesday, 25 November.

Salah has started all eight of Liverpool’s Premier League games this season, scoring eight goals.

source: BBC