Liverpool striker, Mohammed Salah tested positive for coronavirus while on international duty with Egypt and is expected to self isolate.
The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) announced on Friday that Salah returned a positive test but is not displaying any symptoms.
EFA later added that Salah underwent a second test, which confirmed he has covid-19 which automatically means he will now self-isolate and could miss Liverpool’s next two matches.
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The Reds already had a handful of players who were recently sidelined over injuries and these include new recruit Thiago Alcantara, Joe Gomez, Trent Alexander-Arnold,Fabinho, Virgil van Dijk, Thiago Alcantara, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Kostas Tsimikas.
More: BBC Sport