Mohamed Salah’s potential involvement at Tokyo 2020 shall be a choice for the participant and his membership Liverpool, says Egypt coach Shawky Gharib.
The ahead, 27, is on Egypt’s provisional 50-man listing for the soccer match, which is able to maintain its closing on 8 August – the primary day of the 2020-21 Premier League season.
“We can’t power Salah to take part with us,” Gharib informed Reuters.
The match is for under-23 groups however three over-age gamers are allowed.
Fifa has beforehand acknowledged that golf equipment are usually not obliged to launch over-age gamers for the Tokyo Olympics.
Gharib added: “Salah’s participation with the Pharaohs workforce is a choice to be taken solely by Salah, his membership Liverpool and his coach Jurgen Klopp.
“I’ve chosen him in an expanded listing of 50 gamers. The closing listing of 18 gamers shall be submitted subsequent June.”