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Comment: The Sisi regime's treatment of Salah is designed to take him down a peg or two, and reiterate that he's their property, writes Sam Hamad.

A leading Egyptian football official has denied having any social media presence after a Twitter account under his name made threats against superstar striker Mohamed Salah.

<em>Mo</em> Salah's mother threatened by Egyptian FA official

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Mo Salah's mother threatened by Egyptian FA official

A senior Egypt FA official 'reminded' Salah that his mother still lives in the country, in the latest escalation of anger following a disastrous World Cup campaign.

FIFA fines Egypt over prohibited World Cup game

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FIFA fines Egypt over prohibited World Cup game

The football governing body has shown Egypt the red card over a warm-up game.

Keeping Abul Fotouh behind bars puts Egypt in chains

Francois Burgat and Bjorn Olav Utvik

Keeping Abul Fotouh behind bars puts Egypt in chains

Comment: Five years after a military coup d'etat, the achievements of Egypt's 2011 revolution have been liquidated, and no dissenting voices are ...

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Egypt blames Muslim Brotherhood for poor World Cup performance

The head of the Egyptian football federation has blamed the poor performance of the national team during the World Cup in Russia on the blacklisted Muslim Brotherhood movement.

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Egypt football-star apologises for selfie with Israeli fan

Former Egyptian football star Mohamed Aboutrika has apologised after he unwittingly took a photo with an Israeli fan during the World Cup in ...

Robert Springborg

Egypt's World Cup: A spectacular own goal for Sisi

Comment: Sisi's attempt to co-opt Mo Salah and the Egyptian team has had disastrous consequences for everyone, writes Robert ...

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Ramos vows to play Qatar 2022 'with white beard'

Spain Captain Sergio Ramos has said despite his country's World Cup this year, he will be at the next tournament in Qatar, even with a white ...

Love for <em>Salah</em> offers refuge from World Cup exit

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Love for Salah offers refuge from World Cup exit

Egypt's disappointing World Cup run plunged a nation already fatigued by economic hardship and political woes deeper into misery.

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World Cup LIVEBLOG: Spain v Morocco

Don't miss a moment in Russia2018 as Spain and Morocco battle it out in Group B. Keep refreshing this page for updates.

Egypt FA denies <em>Mo</em> <em>Salah</em> considering quitting team

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Egypt FA denies Mo Salah considering quitting team

Sources close to the Liverpool forward had claimed Mo Salah is unhappy over being used as a 'political' pawn in a meeting with ...

World Cup LIVEBLOG: Russia v Egypt

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World Cup LIVEBLOG: Russia v Egypt

Don't miss a moment as Egypt vie to break Arab teams' losing streak at Russia2018. Refresh this page to get up-to-the-minute updates

Egypt look to change Arab teams' Russia 2018 fortunes

Uri Levy

Egypt look to change Arab teams' Russia 2018 fortunes

It's not been going well for Arab nations on the football field, but Egypt are hopeful as they prepare to take on Russia in the World Cup, ...

<em>Mo</em> <em>Salah</em> ready to play in crunch Egypt match

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Mo Salah ready to play in crunch Egypt match

Salah is likely to play against Russia next week, which will be crucial to keeping Egypt's World Cup hopes alive.

Uri Levy

World Cup: Iran tops group, Egypt suffers without Salah

The most Middle East World Cup ever has kicked off, with Iran currently topping Group B and Egypt suffering without Mo Salah, writes Uri Levy in Russia.

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World Cup kick-off! Egypt-Uruguay LIVEBLOG

Minute-by-minute updates from Egypt's opening game in its 2018 FIFA World Cup campaign, against South America titans Uruguay.

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World Cup kick-off! Russia-Saudi Arabia LIVEBLOG

Minute-by-minute updates from the opening match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia

Sam Hamad

Russia's world cup has Syrian blood on its hands

Comment: Russia's World Cup adds to its global panoply of PR, designed to normalise all its actions, including the Syrian genocide, writes Sam ...

<em>Salah</em> attends Egypt World Cup training

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Salah attends Egypt World Cup training

Egypt star Mo Salah reportedly attended team training in Cairo on Saturday but did not participate.

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Egypt's Mo Salah 'will play at World Cup'

Egyptian football star Mohamed Salah will likely take part in the upcoming World Cup, the country's sports minister has said, quelling ...

Is Muslim posterboy <em>Salah</em> fasting for football final?

Florence Dixon

Is Muslim posterboy Salah fasting for football final?

'I need you at the top of your game': News that Liverpool's beloved Mohamed Salah may break his fast ahead of Saturday's potentially ...

<em>Mo</em> <em>Salah</em>: Necessary hero or opium for the masses?

Mohamed ElMeshad

Mo Salah: Necessary hero or opium for the masses?

Comment: Could Mo Salah's megastar status protect him enough to speak out against the atrocities in Gaza? asks Mohamed el-Meshad.

<em>Mo</em> Salah's boots get a spot in British Museum

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Mo Salah's boots get a spot in British Museum

Football boots of Mo Salah - 'the Egyptian king' - have gone on display among the British Museum's pharaonic collections as ...

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