LIVERPOOL: Salah received medical attention on the sideline early in the second half of Liverpool”s quarterfinal first leg.
Liverpool will be anxiously awaiting news on the fitness of Mohamed Salah after he was forced to come off with an apparent injury during Wednesday’s Champions League match with Manchester City.
Salah received medical attention on the sideline early in the second half of Liverpool’s quarterfinal first leg. He then headed straight down the tunnel as was replaced by Georginio Wijnaldum in the 53rd minute.
The Egyptian had earlier provided the opening goal in the Anfield encounter, scoring from close range after 12 minutes.
Salah has been Liverpool’s most important player this season, having scored 38 goals in all competitions following his summer move from Roma.
He is a leading candidate to be named the Player of the Year in the Premier League, and even his chief rival for the PFA honour, Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne, said earlier he had no option but to vote for the Liverpool man, espn reported.