Salah will be leading Egypt’s attacking line against Angola in the mouth-watering match at 2022 World Cup qualifiers.
The South African manager will start the game with a 4-3-3 formation as Amr El Soulia, Hamdy Fathy and Aliou Dieng will start in the midfield.
The player missed Al Ahly’s 3-0 victory over Sudan’s Al Merrikh on Tuesday in the opening game of the CAF Champions League group stage.
The team goalkeeper Mohamed El Shenawy and the team defender Ayman Ashraf are fit for the game against Wydad Casablanca.
Ayman Ashraf replaces the team starting left back Ali Maaloul who misses the game for suspension.
Ayman Ashraf was unlucky to lose two CAF Champions League finals in a row in 2018 and 2019.
Al Ahli's board of directors, headed by Mahmoud Al Khatib, has decided to file an urgent complaint to the Confederation of African Football (CAF) after ES Sportive match.
Both players suffered minor injuries during Al-Ahly 2-0 victory over Haras El-Hodoud on Friday at the Egyptian League.
Ashraf joined the national team camp in March for the first time under Cuper’s command.
Al Ahly SC announced the signing of Smouha SC’s left back Ayman Ashraf on Thursday, August 10.