Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) will miss two games at the 2024 Africa Cup of Nations due to injury.
“Salah has injured his hamstring and will miss the next two games,” the Egyptian Football Association announced on its social media channels on Tuesday (Aug. 20), “and will not be available if the team advances to the round of 16 with the final group game against Cape Verde.”
Salah was treated by the medical team in first-half stoppage time of the tournament’s Group B second leg against Ghana the previous day after grabbing his thigh and crumpling to the ground, 카지노사이트 but he was unable to continue and was substituted shortly afterward.
Egypt’s 2-2 draw with Ghana was their second straight in the group (2 points), leaving them second in the group behind Cape Verde (6 points), who qualified for the round of 16 with two straight wins.
Ghana and Mozambique are tied for third and fourth with one draw and one loss
Egypt will play Cape Verde in their final match on June 23 to try and advance to the round of 16.
The Nations Cup features 24 teams divided into six groups of four, with the top four finishers from each group, along with the first and second place finishers, advancing to the round of 16.
Egypt finished runner-up in the last edition. They also have the most wins in Nations Cup history.
However, 카지노사이트 순위 Egypt has just two draws in the group stage of this tournament. In particular, Salah”s injury has raised red flags about their chances of reaching the round of 16.
“I was shocked to see him get injured,” Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp told Sky Sports, adding that he was worried about Salah’s injury, which is obviously serious as he rarely comes off the bench.