The Liverpool forward was hurt in the first half of the Champions League final and is being treated in Spain, raising doubts as to whether he will be fit for the team’s opening match against Uruguay on June 14.
After playing out to a goalless draw against Colombia, Egypt's coach says the Liverpool star's absence has affected the team negatively as the North Africans are without a win in their past five games.
25-year-old Mohamed Salah scored 23 goals in 29 matches in all competitions and is the first Egyptian to win the award since Mahmoud al Khatib in 1983.
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