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'Salah Doesn't Blame Ramos For WC Threatening Injury'

'Mohamed Salah Doesn't Blame Sergio Ramos 2018 FIFA World Cup Threatening Injury'

By David Kappel - May 31, 2018 02:00 PM @kappilinho

Liverpool's African superstar Mohamed Salah reportedly does not blame Sergio Ramos for the serious injury that could rule him out of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, despite the Real Madrid captain receiving a massive backlash from fans all over the world.

Read: Scholes Slams Salah For Tearful UCL Exit

The Egyptian had to be substituted after just 30 minutes in his side's 3-1 UEFA Champions League final defeat to Real after clashing with Ramos and falling on his shoulder.

The Spain centre-back has since been heavily criticised by many, in particular fans from Egypt, since, and there has even been a petition, which has received more than 500 000 signatures, to ban the defender retrospectively.

However, Salah, who dislocated his shoulder in the incident, does not blame his counterpart for the serious injury, according to Reds physiotherapist Ruben Pons.

"Salah has not told me anything about Sergio Ramos," the Spaniard said, as quoted by the Daily Mirror.

"I don't think he is angry with him. It was an accidental challenge.

"We knew that it was something serious as soon as he fell on the ground because he never complains. We feared the worst.

"I was devastated. I tried to keep him calm. I told him he couldn't do anything about it now and that he should not worry. It was time to look for solutions and not regret that things had not worked out."

Meanwhile, Hany Abo Rida, president of the Egypt FA, has insisted Salah will play for the Pharaohs at the 2018 FIFA World Cup, but is likely to miss their first game against Uruguay.

"EFA President Hany Abo Rida says he is likely to miss Egypt's opener against Uruguay," a statement from EFA's official Twitter account read.

"But will be 100% for Russia game."

Read: Reports: What Ramos Told Ronaldo After His Surprise Comments

Egypt have been drawn in Group A, alongside hosts Russia, Uruguay and Saudi Arabia.

Do you blame Ramos for Salah's injury? Have your say in the comments section below.


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igcokama_elisha Joined: 26 May 2018
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igcokama_elisha May 31, 2018 10:38 PM
mxxx those egyptians are crazy Ramos is going nowhere
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Kwena Molapo Joined: 09 Jun 2016
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Kwena Molapo May 31, 2018 04:45 PM
What does this have to do with Barca wena stupid Dellah
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The Ghost himself May 31, 2018 03:52 PM
He did it intentionaly
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dellah Joined: 21 Nov 2017
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dellah May 31, 2018 03:32 PM
Tell Barca fans, we told dem a million tyms after de game
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pato Joined: 15 Feb 2010
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pato May 31, 2018 03:30 PM
Hardy Salah,i also believe it was an accident

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