Egypt assistant coach, Diyaa El-Sayed, has revealed how captain, Mohamed Salah, reacted to the Pharaohs’ 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, closing defeat in opposition to Senegal on Sunday evening.
El-Sayed mentioned Salah was ‘dissatisfied’ after Egypt’s AFCON closing defeat to Senegal in Cameroon.
He defined that the Liverpool star skilled Egypt’s 4-2 penalty defeat to Senegal similar to an ‘abnormal individual’.
Salah was unable to save lots of Egypt as they have been defeated on penalties following a 0-Zero attract Yaoundé’s Olembé stadium.
“Salah is a superb world-class participant, however his perspective is the perspective of an abnormal individual,” El-Sayed, who was standing in for Egypt head coach, Carlos Queiroz, instructed GOAL.
“Once you lose, you have got the sentiments of loss, and that’s what we felt [on Sunday].”
“We have been decided, decided to win, eager to take part and succeed,” El-Sayed added.
“He’s performed in main European competitions and gained many honours, however he actually needed to win this cup for the nation.
“We now wish to qualify for the World Cup with him.
“Salah is like another captain of another staff, and he’s actually dissatisfied as a result of he actually needed to attain his aim on this competitors.”