Fans hamper a posting substantiating Mohamed Salah before Egypt’s match against Saudi Arabia at the Volgograd Arena. Picture: Darko Vojinovic/ AP
” I asked for more protection for all players , not only for me ,” Salah said.” We had numerous disturbances at the team’s camp during our participation at the World Cup in Russia. I couldn’t go to the restaurant twice as they told me you won’t be able to go there for your own safety due to the crowd inside the inn .”. Salah was also indicated that he was frequently adversely affected by guests coming to his room and wanting to talk.
Salah is enormously popular in Egypt for propelling the football team to their first World cup finals finals almost 30 years. But in April he fell down with the EFA after it used an unauthorised image of him next to a rival sponsor on the team’s plane, which Salah labelled” a major insult “.
Tensions flared again when the Egyptian team arrived at their World cup finals teach basi in Chechnya. The region’s ruler, Ramzan Kadyrov, has been heavily criticized by human rights abuses, including tyranny of LGBTQ parties. Salah was photographed at an awkward has met with Kadyrov, where he was awarded honorary Chechen citizenship.
The arrival of a celebrity delegation at the team’s training ground to celebrate their success was criticised for potentially perturbing the players.” The team’s remain must not turn into a village wedding ceremony. Disgrace on you! We are scandalized !” said one neighbourhood football expert.
The dispute continued after the tournament, when Salah alleged the EFA of discounting a letter of expects from his advocate.” Do you not have time to respond to us ?!” he tweeted.
Magdy Abdelghani, an EFA official, told a local television station he had not spoken to Salah since the World Cup because his” WhatsApp number changes all the time “.