newsfootball5 months ago

Mohamed Salah has done nothing with the national team, exclaims Hassan Shehata

Former Egypt national team boss Hassan Shehata has admitted that Mohamed Salah has failed to achieve anything significant with his nation despite his sensational performances when featuring for his club side. The Liverpool winger has achieved major honours with the Reds during his stint at the club.
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newsfootball8 months ago

Mohamed Salah's not happy with international exit but everything will work out for Liverpool, insists Jurgen Klopp

Jurgen Klopp has asserted that Mohamed Salah will not be negatively impacted by his nation’s failure to qualify for the World Cup and backed the Egyptian winger to produce the goods this week. The Pharaohs lost to Senegal on penalties in their playoff match over the international break.
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newsfootball8 months ago

We asked for replay of playoff final because it was held in strange atmosphere, reveals Gamal Allam

Gamal Allam, the head of Egyptian FA, has confirmed that they are going to speak to FIFA and ask them to replay the playoff final against Senegal because they believe the players were attacked. The Pharaohs lost to Senegal, on penalties, and thus failed to make the cut for the 2022 World Cup.
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newsfootball8 months ago

Carlos Queiroz leaves post as Egypt’s head coach after World Cup playoff final defeat

Egypt head coach Carlos Queiroz has confirmed that he has left the post following the Pharaoh’s failure to make the cut for the 2022 World Cup. They faced Senegal in the playoff final but while they won the first leg, a goal for Senegal in the second leg led to penalties which they lost.
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newsfootball8 months ago

2019 AFCON final was difficult match but it encourages us to take our revenge, proclaims Kalidou Koulibaly

Senegal captain Kalidou Koulibaly has admitted that his team does have the 2019 AFCON final on their mind ahead of a clash against Egypt and they’re keen to take their revenge. The Lions of Teranga will play at the venue they lost the 2019 AFCON final for the first time in three years.
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newsfootball10 months ago

We’ll see how Mohamed Salah feels and go from there, reveals Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has revealed that Mohamed Salah is already back and has told him that he’s raring to go but the German added that the team will assess him and then decide. He also revealed that Sadio Mane won’t be back in time for the Leicester City game as he is still with Senegal.
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newsfootball10 months ago

Its the best day of my life and the best trophy of my life, reveals Sadio Mane

Liverpool winger Sadio Mane has revealed that winning the Africa Cup of Nations trophy with his homeland is the most meaningful day in his life and the best trophy he has won throughout his playing career. Senegal beat Egypt in the finals on Sunday, via penalties, to win their first AFCON trophy.
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newsfootball10 months ago

We will approach this final with determination against a great Egyptian team, proclaims Aliou Cisse

Ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations final against Egypt, Senegal head coach Aliou Cisse has stated that his side are determined to beat the Egyptians even though they face a great Pharaohs' side. The Lions of Teranga face Egypt in their second straight AFCON final, after losing in 2019 to Algeria.
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newsfootball10 months ago

Mohamed Salah is a good player but not at the level of someone like Kylian Mbappe, asserts Vincent Aboubakar

Cameroon captain Vincent Aboubakar has insisted that World Cup winner Kylian Mbappe is on a different level to Mohamed Salah and admitted that he doesn't rate the Egyptian forward much. Cameroon faces Egypt in the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations on Thursday to determine the finalist.
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newsfootball10 months ago

Really important to make sure we win and so you have to do everything, claims Sadio Mane

Senegal’s Sadio Mane has admitted that he is willing to do everything and play wherever the team needs him to in order for them to win. The Lions of Teranga cruised to a 3-1 win over Equatorial Guinea despite the latter putting up a tough fight in the AFCON quarter-finals and face Burkina Faso next.
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