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Salah sidelined for 4 to 6 weeks

Image: Reuters

Image: Reuters

have announced that Egypt international will be out of action for 4-6 weeks after the ankle injury he sustained during the Giallorossi’s 2-0 triumph against city rivals Lazio.

The 23-year-old winger, who made 11 league appearances for Roma so far this season and is the club’s third-highest scorer with six goals in all competitions, suffered from a tough challenge from Lazio’s Senad Lulic during Sunday’s derby match, what forced him to be subbed off after 54 minutes of play.

Roma said, in an official statement on Monday morning, that Salah has underwent medical tests which have revealed a Grade II ligament damage to his right ankle and that he is expected to be sidelined for at least a month.

Salah is now set to miss both of Egypt’s World Cup qualifying matches against Chad and Roma’s crucial Champions League fixture against Barcelona at Camp Nou.

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