London - Egyptian
star Mohamed Salah could be in trouble with police after his club
Liverpool passed a video apparently showing him using his mobile phone
A spokesperson for last season's Champions League finalists said they
passed the video, which had circulated on social media, on to police
after talking with Salah.
"The club, after discussion with the player, have made Merseyside
Police aware of the footage and the circumstances surrounding its
capture," said the spokesman cited on the BBC.
"We have spoken to the player also and will deal with any follow-up internally.
"Neither the club or player will be making any further comment on this matter."
Merseyside Police tweeted they had received the footage.
"We have been made aware of a video believed to show a footballer
using a mobile phone whilst driving. This has been passed to the
relevant department. Thanks for letting us know," they tweeted on their
Salah, who had a remarkable first season with Liverpool scoring 44
goals in all competitions and opened his account for this campaign with a
goal in their opening 4-0 thrashing of West Ham on Sunday, could if
found guilty of using his mobile face a fine of up to £1 000 and points on his licence.