- AFCON 2019 has been filled with so much drama and another which recently occurred saw Salah greeted by DR Congo players after their Group B game at the Cairo International Stadium
- Egypt defeated their Group B opponents by 2-0 as Salah scored and created another assist
- A couple of DR Congo players were seen posing for a selfie with the Champions League winner after final whistle despite losing the game
Mohamed Salah did not know he was a huge admirer of some DR Congo players as they had a post-game selfie with the Egyptian striker.
The 26-year-old opened his account in the AFCON tournament with a sublime goal and assisted another as the Pharaoh's won by 2-0.
But players on the losing side were excited and did not go back into the dressing room without meeting the Champions League winner.
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Salah was seen posing for a photo with a group of DR Congo players after the final whistle at the Cairo International Stadium.
He then applauded fans who supported the team after they booked their place in the round of 16.
Before Egypt's with DR Congo game, the team were rocked with off-the-pitch troubles as striker Amr Warda was sent home out of their squad after he was accused of harassing a number of women.
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Meanwhile, Yen.com.gh had earlier reported that a sales representative from Egypt's city of Damietta is stealing the thunder from Mohamed Salah in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations owing to his spitting image of the Liverpool star.
So alike are the two look that football fans gracing the continental tournament at the north Africa nation cannot tell them apart.
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