Egypt manager declares Mo Salah fit to play in World Cup opener against Uruguay
Mohamed Salah is fit to play in Egypt's opening World Cup game against Uruguay, Pharaohs manager Hector Cuper has announced.
The 25-year-old Liverpool striker suffered a shoulder injury in the Champions League final against Real Madrid but is now set to play in Egypt's first Group A clash on Friday.
Cuper said on the Egyptian Football Association's official Twitter account: "Salah has recovered and will play tomorrow. And nothing prevents him from competing for the title of the golden boot."