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Klopp confirms Mohamed Salah is likely to miss World Cup

Klopp confirms Mohamed Salah is likely to miss World Cup

- Liverpool boss, Jurgen Klopp has admitted that striker Mohamed Salah is a serious doubt for the World Cup

- Klopp made the statment follwing Salah's horrible injury in Liverpool's Champions League clash with Real Madrid

- Salah was forced to leave the field of play after just 30 minutes in the clash

Liverpool boss, Jurgen Klopp has admitted that striker Mohamed Salah is a serious doubt for the World Cup following his horrible shoulder injury in Liverpool's Champions League clash with Real Madrid.

Klopp confirmed in his post-match interview that Salah's injury is serious and later, the club's official website released a statement from the Liverpool manager, saying:"It's a serious injury, a really serious injury. He is in the hospital for an X-ray. It's either the collarbone or the shoulder itself. It doesn't look good, that's it."

Klopp confirms Mohamed Salah is likely to miss World Cup

Klopp confirms Mohamed Salah is likely to miss World Cup (photo: Getty)

READ ALSO: Egyptian FA confident of Salah's World Cup chances

Salah was forced to leave the field of play after just 30 minutes after a nasty challenge from Sergio Ramos meant that he landed awkwardly on his shoulder.

Liverpool's website did confirm that the Egyptian went to a local hospital in Kiev for assessment.

The Egyptian star forward tried to continue though the pain was too much, he was eventually substituted while also breaking down in tears.

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Legit.ng previously reported that Egyptian FA have expressed confidence that optimistic over Mohamed Salah’s making their World Cup squad after Champions League final injury.

The Liverpool star forward was forced off in the first half against Real Madrid, but his nation is confident he will bounce back in time for Russia.

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Source: Legit.ng

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