Mohamed Salah ‘almost 100%’ fit for Egypt’s World Cup opener

Mohamed Salah is “almost 100 per cent” certain to play in Egypt’s World Cup match against Uruguay on Friday, according to coach Hector Cuper.

Salah suffered shoulder ligament damage playing for Liverpool in the Champions League final last month, but Cuper said: “I can almost assure you 100 per cent that he will play, save unforeseen circumstances at the very last minute.”

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