Salah already ‘ready’ to play against Leicester announces Klopp
Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah has put his disappointment at Egypt’s African Cup of Nations final defeat behind him and has returned to Liverpool to prepare for Thursday’s game against Leicester City, Jürgen Klopp has said this Tuesday. While Mane is yet to return from his trip to Senegal to celebrate the title, Klopp has said Salah is set for a return to the starting XI for Leicester’s reception at Anfield. « Mo is now back… He’s very disappointed of course, but he can’t wait to see what’s going to happen here nowKlopp told the club website. I spoke with him and the first thing Mo said to me was, « I’m ready. »
« He’s an experienced player, he’s a physical freak, to be honest, so we have to see. He will obviously have a little recovery session today and we will see how he feels tomorrow and from there we will go. chained the German technician in front of the journalists.
Regarding the return of Mané to Liverpool, it is scheduled for this Thursday. He scored the winning penalty for Senegal in the penalty shootout and the team received a hero’s welcome when they returned to Senegal on Monday. « It means so much to him, it’s huge for his people and all of Senegal and we respect that a lot.added Klopp. « We would never consider calling him back from there… Let them do what they do because they deserve it« . As a reminder, Liverpool are second in the standings, nine points behind leaders Manchester City. Leicester are 10th