An article yesterday in a Senegalese paper gave the impression it'd be several weeks before he started full training ? But it sounds just about possible that he's close enough to fitness to sign somewhere?
'Le Soleil' newspaper 5th Dec
FOOTBALL - Unavailable since last May: Salif Diao: "I soon will sign with an English club"
Senegalese international , Salif Diao, hopes to rebound in a few weeks. The ex-Liverpool midfielder, today without a club, counts on take again training after a rehabilitation which begins this week.
Salif Diao, the Senegalese midfielder, which has just exhausted eight weeks of complete rest, came back to Senegal to recharge near his. He goes besides to resume the training way in two weeks at the latest.
In a few days, he will begin his rehabilitation near kiné of the national team of football of Australia; that one even which had made a success of the prowess to give on foot the attacker of Liverpool, Harry Kewell. This last had remained two good years without playing. _ Salif Diao of which the contract with Stoke City (D2 English) have not be renew, declare on the other hand that, even injured, he has received several offer from English clubs "I hope thus remain in England and I go soon sign with a British club after have study all the offer", we have it declare.
The player suffers since last May from a rupture from the ligaments contracted at the time of the last match of championship of Championship (D2 English) which it played for Stoke City. He pushed à.fond the pre-winter preparation, which is at the origin of a relapse which has occurred in at the end of July.
It is finally an Australian doctor based in London which came to its rescue by applying to him a new medical technique based on injections from blood in the tendon.
ok remember my name potter21 and i want a post when he's got his photo with a stoke shirt on the official site, with the title "potter21" as the title and, it stating you are sorry that you doubted me!
diao was defernatly at the ground today my freind who works there foned me at 2 oclock and told me hes seen him with his own eyes on the pitch with pulis and he said he looks very slim then he foned me later and told me he was with the medical team and doctors in the afternoon thats all i no from someone who has daily contact with the players and staff.
dont mean 2 be a killjoy but theres a guy who works for football in the community who is a absolute ringer for diao . it cud be him uv seen . he was at my gym a few wks ago training kids . had me fooled till i asked him .