Another chapter in the personal rivalry between former Liverpool teammates Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah will play out in Rabat on Thursday when the African Player of the Year is named.
Former Liverpool teammates Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah are among 10 stars shortlisted for the 2022 African Player of the Year award, the Confederation of African Football (Caf) has announced.
Injured Liverpool star Mohamed Salah defied his club and captained Egypt to a 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying victory over Guinea in Cairo at the weekend, according to national coach Ehab Galal.
Premier League stars Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah head to Africa for 2023 Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifiers weary and disappointed after a 70-match season that ended with Liverpool’s Champions League final loss.
Egyptian national team assistant coach Roger De Sa believes the DStv Premiership is quickly catching up to the North African leagues, pointing to Mamelodi Sundowns’ growth into “the strongest team in Africa”.
While the World Cup in Qatar later this year is sure to be a star-studded event, there will be some big names missing from the action.
Catch up with highlights and reactions from a frantic night of World Cup playoff action where Senegal, Cameroon, Ghana, Morocco and Algeria all booked their places at the finals.
Liverpool star Sadio Mane converted the winning penalty on Tuesday to take African champions Senegal to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar at the expense of Egypt, while Ghana, Tunisia and Morocco also booked their places in the finals on a frantic night of play-off action.
Liverpool star Sadio Mane converted the winning penalty, while club teammate Mohamed Salah missed his spot-kick, to take African champions Senegal to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar at the expense of Egypt.
Who remembers Orland Pirates star Thembinkosi Lorch’s stunning winner for Bafana Bafana against Egypt in the Africa Cup of Nations at the Cairo International Stadium on 6 July 2019?