Mohamed Salah first positive test came after he takes part in his brother’s marriage in Egypt, it was known through wedding footage where you can see salah and his friends dancing.
— EFA.eg (@EFA) November 13, 2020
Eygpt’s midfielder Elneny had also a positive test while away on an international break and has asymptomatic and will be recovered soon.
Mohamed Elneny played in the first of their two Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Togo before his positive test.
A statement on the Egyptian FA website on Wednesday confirmed both players were still showing a positive result.
“Today, Mohamed Salah made a new swab to detect the Covid-19 virus, but its result was positive,” the statement read.
“Today, Mohamed Elneny also conducted a second swab, which confirmed its positive results.”