The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) has sent an official letter to the leaders of the Liverpool football team asking them to release Mohamed Salah for the Tokyo Olympics.
Savki Garib, the federal captain of the Egyptian U23 football team, said in November that Salahhal will also be considered as the three over-allowance for each team in the postponed games this year. one.
The coach then said that the role of the player will increase the chances of the Egyptian national team winning medals. He used Neymart as an example. The Brazilian became the champion of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
The manager said in the fall: “If you have such a player, your goals will change.”
The Tokyo Men’s Football Championship starts the day before the official opening on July 22 and lasts until August 7. The next season of the Premier League will start on August 14, so if he participates in the Olympics, Salah will miss some of Liverpool’s preparations, even the beginning of the season.
EDF President Ahmed Megahed (Ahmed Megahed) spoke on this in a TV interview, and insidethegames.biz, which specializes in Olympic sports, wrote: They have informed the Liverpool management, and the British side has stated that it will negotiate with the players. The Egyptian football president is convinced that Salah is willing to wear the national team jersey in Tokyo, but as he emphasized, it is not only up to him to do this.
The 28-year-old forward participated in the 2012 London Olympics, where he helped his team score three goals and reach the quarterfinals. Egypt did not participate in the 2016 Olympic Games. The best result of the African national football team is fourth. He participated in the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics and the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. The teams for the Tokyo Football Championship will be recruited in Zurich on April 21, 2021.