A FOOD recall has been issued for a popular chicken product due to the possible presence of Salmonella posing a health risk.

The chicken product is stocked in stores including Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Morrisons.

A statement from the Food Standards Agency said: "SFC are recalling SFC Chicken Poppets and Take Home Boneless Bucket because Salmonella has been found in the products."

The manufacturer recalled the product as a precautionary measure as Salmonella could be found in some packs.

Symptoms of Salmonella include sickness, fever, and stomach cramps.

Point of sale notices will be displayed in all retail stores selling these products.

These notices explain to customers what to do if they have purchased the product.