Mohamed Salah Hamed Mahrous Ghaly affably called Mo Salah has turned a milestone age and got celebrated by the world.
Mohammed Salah 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.
On June 15, 2022, the renowned baller was well commemorated by the world on his birthday. Mo has turned 30 years old as he was born in the year, 1992 in Nagrig, Basyoun, Egypt.
Salah took to his social media handles to share a picture of when he was presented with a customised football cake and in his caption, added a thank you message to all and sundry who celebrated him. ” Thank you for your birthday wishes”, Mo wrote.
More about Mohammed Salah
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 game time 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.
In 2017, Salah signed for Liverpool for a then-club record transfer of £36.9 million. In his first season, he set the record for most Premier League goals scored (32) in a 38-game season and helped Liverpool to the 2018 UEFA Champions League Final.
Salah went on to be an integral player in the club’s Champions League and Premier League title successes the following two seasons and has since also won the FA Cup and the League Cup. Salah has achieved numerous individual accolades, including two PFA Players’ Player of the Year awards, three Premier League Golden Boots, the Premier League Player of the Season, the Premier League Playmaker of the Season, and finished third for the Best FIFA Men’s Player in 2018 and 2021. He received the 2018 FIFA Puskás Award for his winning strike in the first Merseyside derby of the 2017–18 season.
At the international level, Salah represented Egypt at the youth level before making his senior debut in 2011. Following his performances at the 2012 Summer Olympics, he was named CAF Most Promising African Talent of the Year. Since then, he finished as runner-up in the 2017 and 2021 Africa Cup of Nations and was the top scorer during CAF qualification as Egypt qualified for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Salah was named CAF African Footballer of the Year (2017 and 2018), BBC African Footballer of the Year (2017 and 2018), and was selected for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations Team of the Tournament, 2021 Africa Cup of Nations Team of the Tournament and the CAF Team of the Year on several occasions.