Sport

Egyptians Want Mohamed Salah To Become Country’s President

Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr

Mohamed Salah 2018

’s popularity in is waxing so strong that a huge percentage of the electorate want the Liverpool star man to become the country’s president.

The former forward has been in blistering form for Liverpool in 2017-18, scoring 36 goals in 41 appearances in all competitions since joining last summer.

Mohamed Salah has also racked up 33 goals in 55 caps for Egypt, and scored the last-minute penalty that secured Egypt’s qualification for the 2018 World Cup, in a 2-1 win over Congo.

Man City Vs Liverpool: Mohamed Salah Is Ready For Second Leg Tie

It is perhaps unsurprising, then, that a number of voters exercised their franchise to cancel out the two names on the ballot – Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi, the winner, and Moussa Mustafa Moussa – in order to write Salah’s!

International Friendlies: Portugal vs Egypt 2 - 1 [HIGHLIGHTS]

Mr Al-Sisi won 92 per cent of the vote, per The Economist, but more one million people spoiled their ballots, with many exercising their democratic right to protest by scribbling Salah’s name in the box instead.

Salah can further raise his stock on Saturday, as Liverpool face Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.

World Cup 2018: Russia vs Egypt 3 - 1 [HIGHLIGHTS]

The 25-year-old can break the record of the most goals scored in a 38-game season if he manages to net a brace against the Eagles, thus surpassing both former Manchester United attacker Cristiano Ronaldo and ex-Arsenal star Robin van Persie.

Gbolahan Adeyemi

Gbolahan Adeyemi

Just 16! Pop Culture enthusiast, Science Student 😉. Rice Ambassador 🌾 | Sagittarius Teen ♐
Gbolahan Adeyemi

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on talkGlitz.tv? 

Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +2348162200229, Join our Telegram: "TalkGlitz Media" Social Media @talkGlitz: #talkglitz & DM or Email: [email protected]

Also Subscribe to TalkGlitz Updates by Email

Write A Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.