MOHAMED SALAH BIRTHDAY

UNKNOWN FACTS ABOUT THE LIVERPOOL STAR

SCHOOL NAMED AFTER HIM

In 2018, Egypt qualified for the World Cup after almost 28 years. Upon winning the qualifier against DR Congo his former school principal decided to name the school after him!

RUNNER-UP IN PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION

Salah's popularity in Egypt can be gauged by the fact that in 2018, he was ranked 2nd in the presidential election. He received over 1 million write-in votes.

ROLE MODEL MUHAMMAD ALI

Salah believes that Muhammad Ali has a deep influence on every athlete's life. When the legendary boxer died, Salah posted a picture of himself with a T-shirt of Muhammad Ali.

OPEN MARRIAGE

Mo Salah had an open marriage, in which anyone could attend as a guest. Thousands of people including famous Egyptian celebs attended his wedding.

IN MILITARY

As it's compulsory for every male in Egypt to serve Military. In 2014, the Egyptian PM met with the football team coach to draft players for service. But luckily Salah was kept out of it.

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