Their initial statement was deleted, though a further statement on Friday evening confirmed that a second swab from Salah had also come back positive.
The 28-year-old Liverpool striker has no symptoms after re-testing a positive smear while on worldwide duty Egyptian Football Association Has been confirmed.
He was wearing a mask that was pulled from the bottom of his nose and around his chin in several photos taken at the ceremony, which was also attended by his global colleague and Aston Villa star Mahmoud Trezeguet.
The 28-year-old has been in scintillating form over the opening weeks of the campaign and is the joint-leading scorer in the Premier League at present, Salah having scored eight goals in eight appearances in his pursuit of a third career Golden Boot.
"The medical test conducted on the arrival of our national football team showed that our worldwide player, Mohamed Salah, the star of Liverpool, was infected with coronavirus, after his test came back positive, although is not suffering from any symptoms".
The Egyptian star is in high spirits and has not shown any typical symptoms.
He is now set to miss Egypt's Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match at home to Togo on Saturday and the reverse match on Tuesday.
"The laboratories of the Ministry of Health have indicated that three players from the Egyptian and Togo teams have tested positive before the match between the two teams tomorrow", the statement read.
Trent Alexander-Arnold is also set to miss the crucial game against Leicester, having suffered a hamstring injury in Liverpool's 1-1 draw with Manchester City before the global break that looks set to keep the right-back sidelined for up to a month.
The news comes a day after it was confirmed Reds defender Joe Gomez had undergone knee surgery following an injury suffered in England training.
There is a possibility that the tournament could be held in UAE again if the pandemic situation in India does not improve. Sourav Ganguly had informed India Today that IPL 2021 was likely to be scheduled in April-May.
Interim trial data from Pfizer and BioNTech released on Monday indicated that its vaccine candidate was more than 90% effective. According to data provided by the RDIF, 40,000 people participated in the clinical trial.
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There is also a remake of a simple 1980 LCD juggling game called Ball - which in this version features Mario as its character. Yesterday, you may remember that Nintendo had confirmed on Twitter that a new update for Super Smash Bros.
However, a small but growing number of Republicans are now backing calls for Biden to be given daily intelligence briefings. But Trump has seized on the undeniable reality that he remains popular with Republicans.
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Google has decided its workers can return to the office in July-just not July 2020, reports the Wall Street Journal . By comparison, Microsoft still intends to start bringing employees back to the office sometime this fall.
When he felt dizzy in the start of the second round Friday, DeChambeau anxious he might have the coronavirus. DeChambeau lost his ball when he hooked it left of the third fairway, apparently into wet, muddy rough.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advises that face shields shouldn't be used as a substitute for face masks. No longer will Costco allow members to enter the building without a mask due to a medical condition.
They also carried out x-rays to visualise the structures of the ancient mummy, in turn showing how the body had been preserved. They were found in three burial shafts at depths of 12 metres (40 feet) in the sweeping Saqqara necropolis south of Cairo.
The Anaheim, Calif. theme park and resort has been closed since mid-March amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Disney World hotels are almost fully booked, even as the park operates at reduced capacity, she said.
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