A dead body has been found in the Egypt home of Arsenal star, Mohamed Elneny, according to reports.

The Gazetta reports that the father of the Egypt international found the corpse at the house in the city of Mahalla Al-Kubra.

The shocking discovery was made on Friday, July 26, 2019, before police were alerted.

The home where the body was found is currently under construction.

Other reports from the Egyptian media claim the body was found ‘in the patio’ at the home.

Police are yet to formally identify the deceased and it is not known whether it was a criminal act or an accident but an investigation has been launched.