Salah meets one the world’s ‘most controversial leader’ in Russia, poses for photos as he finds himself in controversy
– Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov on Monday, June 11, requested to see Mohamed Salah
– The Egypt international was relaxing in his hotel room when he was told he had important visitor
– Kadyrov then took the Liverpool star to the stadium where they had photographs
Egypt international Mohamed Salah has now found himself at the center of controversy after the Liverpool striker was persuaded for photographs in Russia by Chechen leader Ramzan Kadrov.
Ramzan Akhmadovich Kadyrov is the Head of the Chechen Republic and a former member of the Chechen independence movement.
He is also the son of former Chechen President Akhmad Kadyrov who was assassinated in May 2004.
His rules in his country is said to have been blighted by numerous reports of torture, extra-judicial killings.
The 41-year-old unexpectedly arrived at the Egypt hotel on Monday evening in Russia and then demanded to see Mohamed Salah who was relaxing in his room.
Salah went down to see him and he was told if the Liverpool player would accompany him for a drive to the stadium in which he agreed.