Mohamed Salah Hamed Mahrous Ghaly (born 15 June 1992) is an Egyptian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club Liverpool FC and captains the Egypt national team. Considered one of the best players in the world and amongst the greatest African players of all time, he is known for his finishing, dribbling, and speed.
Salah started his senior career in 2010 playing for Al Mokawloon, departing in 2012 to join Basel, where he won two Swiss Super League titles. In 2014, Salah joined Chelsea for a reported fee of £11 million, but limited gametime led to successive loans to Fiorentina and Roma, who later signed him permanently for €15 million. In the 2016–17 season, Salah was a key figure in Roma’s title race against ultimate league winners Juventus, reaching double figures in both goals and assists
The Liverpool’s midfielder, has revealed his best goal, the best game and what he wants to achieve before he retires from the game.
Salah was speaking in an interview with the Professional Footballers’ Association( PFA) after he was crowned the winner of the award. According to the Egyptian King, the best goal he has ever scored was against Manchester City in the UEFA Champions League.
The 30-year-old was also named the UEFA Champions League final against Tottenham in 2019 as the best game of his career. According to the winger, his desired achievement before retirement is to win the Ballon d’Or.