Salah, 25, looked set to miss the global showpiece after suffering an injury in the UEFA Champions League final, but the Egyptian FA have since confirmed he'll recover in time to feature in Russian Federation.
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Barcelona, historically Real's greatest rivals, ran away with La Liga this season and finished 17 points clear of Zidane's side. Decision comes just days after he won the Champions League for the third year in a row. "Big players need a change", he added.
Iconic Salah, the 2018 best African footballer, is seen by all Egyptians as a national hero who finally secured his country a seat in the world's top soccer competition after 28 years of absence.
Egypt will face Russian Federation in their second game of the group stage on June 19.
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Egypt, placed in Group A, will open their World Cup campaign against Uruguay on 15 June and finish off against Saudi Arabia on June 25 in Volgograd.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp afterward described the injury as "serious", with fears of it being a dislocated shoulder that would keep him from playing for Egypt in the nation's first World Cup since 1990.
The FIFA World Cup is scheduled to begin on June 14, as 32 teams battle for honors in the World's biggest football tournament.
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Zidane confirmed his departure at the start of the news briefing, just five days after he presided over the 3-1 Champions League final win over Liverpool.