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Ronaldo scores twice as Portugal beat Egypt in friendly

Cristiano Ronaldo has now scored 19 goals in his last nine appearances for club and country (Image credit: Getty Images)

Cristiano Ronaldo won the battle between two of Europe’s in-form strikers as Portugal defeated Mohamed Salah’s Egypt 2-1 in Zurich. The European champions trailed until the 90th minute before Ronaldo scored twice to steal victory. Salah opened the scoring after the interval with a sweet left-footed drive from outside the area. But Ronaldo made it 43 goals in 40 appearances ...

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Liverpool 2-0 Newcastle United: Reds up to second with comfortable win over Magpies


Mohamed Salah scored for the seventh successive match to continue a remarkable scoring spree which is the best in Europe as Liverpool comfortably beat Newcastle 2-0. The Egypt international’s 32nd goal of the campaign – the same number the Magpies have managed in all competitions this season – was the 26th competitive club match he has scored in, eclipsing the likes of ...

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Mohammed Salah eyeing Egyptian Presidency?


CAF Player of the year 2017,Mohammed Salah failed to rule out the possibility of contesting to become President of Egypt in future. The 25 year old Liverpool and Egypt forward pipped teammate Sadio Mane and Pierre Emerick Aubameyang to Africa’s top individual player award after a stellar season which saw him score a 39 goals in 60 official matches for ...

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Mohammed Salah: Egypt star named Africa’s best player


Egypt and Liverpool star Mohammed Salah has been named African Footballer of the Year 2017 at the AITEO CAF Awards Ceremony held in Accra, Ghana Thursday night. The 25-year old beat competition from Liverpool teammate and Senegal international Sadio Mane who finished 2nd and Gabon and Borussia Dortmund’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang who finished 3rd. Salah recorded 625 points while Mane had ...

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AITEO CAF Awards 2017: We make each other better- Salah, Mane


Liverpool duo of Mohammed Salah and Sadio Mane believe that being in the same team has improved their respective performances. The two, along with Gabon’s Pierre-Emerick Aubamenyang are in contention for the 2017 AITEO CAF Awards which will be held on Thursday night at the Accra International Conference Center. Salah and Mane  scored 43 goals between them for Liverpool in ...

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Going Wide: Africa’s Wingers Take Over

Sadio Mane (left) and Mohammed Salah (right) (Image credit: PA)

Freelance football writer, Sammie Frimpong, believes that wingers are the new kings of football on the continent looking at the nominations of Sadio Mane and Mohammed Salah in both the BBC African Footballer of the Year and the CAF AITEO Player of the Year. Over the years, African football has produced a good number of world-class players who fit stereotypes ...

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Salah, Mane, Aubameyang nominated for African Player of the Year


Liverpool duo, Sadio Mane and Mohammed Salah have been nominated for the AITEO CAF Player of the Year Award for 2017. They are joined by Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre Emerick Aubameyang. The announcement was made in Accra by the Confederation of African Football on Monday. Egyptian Salah has had a phenomenal year, helping the Pharaohs to the final of the ...

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Premier League: Salah, Guardiola named Player and Manager for November


Mohamed Salah has been rewarded for his brilliant run of form in November with the EA SPORTS Player of the Month award. Liverpool’s summer signing is the first Egyptian winner of the accolade after scoring seven goals in four November matches. He scored twice in each of the victories against West Ham United, Southampton and Stoke City, and also netted ...

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