MO SALAH shall be allowed again into the nation if he passes a Covid-19 check tomorrow — however will NOT be allowed to face Leicester on Sunday.
The Liverpool striker has been isolating in Egypt after testing optimistic for coronavirus whereas on worldwide responsibility final week.
Liverpool frontman Mo Salah appears certain to go straight into quarantine for ten days on his return to EnglandCredit score: Getty Photos – Getty
Jurgen Klopp shall be with out Mo Salah for Sunday’s journey to Premier League leaders Leicester MetropolisCredit score: PA:Press Affiliation
Jurgen Klopp’s champions have been in fixed talks with Egyptian officers as they deliberate to get the ahead again to Merseyside as quickly as potential.
However though the Authorities will permit 28-year-old Salah to return residence, SunSport understands they are going to insist he goes straight into quarantine till Monday — even when he assessments detrimental earlier than flying residence — as self-isolation should final ten days.
And Premier League guidelines additionally state a participant who assessments optimistic for Covid-19 should self-isolate for a similar interval.
Final night time Salah tweeted: “I’d wish to thank everybody for the supportive messages and nicely needs. I’m assured I’ll be again on the sector quickly.”
The standard ‘elite sport’ exemption from self-isolating doesn’t apply as a result of Salah has given a optimistic outcome.
Which means the Anfield celebrity, who has scored ten targets in 13 video games this season, won’t be accessible to Klopp for the essential top-of-the-table conflict with the Foxes on Sunday night.
It’s one other main blow for the German boss, who has seen accidents and sickness decimate his squad.
Defenders Virgil van Dijk, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Joel Matip are all out, whereas there are slight considerations over the health of left-back Andy Robertson.
There’s a hope Thiago Alcantera shall be again after a knee harm.
However defender Joe Gomez suffered a critical knee harm throughout an England coaching session final Wednesday and midfielder Jordan Henderson is a doubt after choosing up a muscle downside in opposition to Belgium on Sunday.
Salah’s loss is a big blow with Leicester one level forward on the prime.