Mohamed Salah injured in Egypt win



Liverpool's next game is away to Huddersfield in the Premier League next Saturday.

Salah has struggled to hit the heights of last season during the current campaign with Liverpool, but Jurgen Klopp will be anxious to see his star man hobble off.

It's led to speculation that Salah may be lacking in confidence and is letting the weight of expectation get to him after plundering 44 goals in all competitions for the Merseysiders last season.

Salah limped off with what looked like a hamstring injury after scoring a sensational goal direct from a corner.

Egypt prevailed over eSwatini thanks to the goals of Ahmed Elmohamady, Amr Warda, Mahmoud Trezeguet and Mohamed Salah.

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Speaking after the match on the injury, Egypt assistant coach Hany Ramzy told BeIN Sports, "The initial diagnosis, according to the team doctor, is a strong muscle strain".

Egypt face a return fixture against Swaziland on Tuesday in Group J.

If Tunisia beat Niger tomorrow then the Pharaohs would hold a five-point cushion to Swaziland in third.

Cameroon captain Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting provided new coach Clarence Seedorf with a winning home debut but the Indomitable Lions remained unconvincing as they edged Malawi 1-0 in Africa Cup of Nations qualifying on Friday. The team failed to qualify for the last two World Cups and three of the last five African Cups and the latest blow came this week with a fallout between national broadcaster SABC and the South African Football Association over the value of the national team.

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