AFP OZAN KOSE
The Egyptian actress Nouran Khalil broke her silence after her controversial photo with Mohamed Salah, the star of the “Pharaohs” and the English club Liverpool.
Khalil said, during television statements, that she did not violate the precautionary measures for the Corona virus, and that she met Mohamed Salah by chance in the fitness hall where she has been training for two years, and confirmed that she was not the only one who took a picture with Salah that day.
The artist Khalil had published on her account in “Instagram” a picture of her accompanied by Salah, which was taken from inside the private fitness hall in the residence of the “Pharaohs Team”, and she attached it to the saying: “The image of the century”, which sparked a great controversy about the seriousness of the precautionary measures imposed on the players. To prevent the spread of the Corona virus, despite the Egyptian Football Association confirming in an official statement that visits to the team were banned in order to ensure the safety of the players.
On Thursday, the Egyptian national team faces its Kenyan host in the capital, Nairobi, in the fifth round of qualifying matches for the African Nations Cup for soccer.