Egyptian international Mohamed Salah, a member of Liverpool's English team, has achieved a historic achievement after winning the best player of the week in the Champions League.
Mohamed Salah, who moved to the ranks of Liverpool during the summer transfer from Italian Rome, his brilliance contributed to his competition for the giants of football, led by Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo, Real Madrid star and Barcelona striker Lionel Messi, who were rivals of the Egyptian Pharaoh in the list of voting for the title Player of the first week of the group stage in the Champions League.
Mohamed Salah played during his team's match against Sevilla on Wednesday at the Anfield Road in the opening round of Group A, scoring a goal with a 2-2 draw.
Mohamed Salah beats Ronaldo and Messi
Mohamed Salah overcame Cristiano Ronaldo, who scored a double for Real Madrid in the nets of Abuel Nicosia Cyprus to end the match with the victory of the royal team (3-0), while Messi scored two goals against the Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon during the match, which ended with a victory Barca, three clean, Beat Brazilian striker Nymar da Silva, who scored a goal in Paris St Germain's win over Celtic (5-0).
Mohamed Salah was competing for the Champions League player of the week award for seven players, Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar, Manchester United striker Ramilo Lukako, Tottenham Hotspur's Tottenham Hotspur, Bayern Munich midfielder James Rodriguez and Tyson of Shakhtar of Ukraine.
The Egyptian fans have played a big role in Mohamed Salah's victory as the "player of the week" in the Champions League after having participated strongly in the referendum put forward by the official website of UEFA to choose the best player.
Mohamed Salah scored record numbers in the match against Liverpool and Sevilla
Mohamed Salah scored a record at the Egyptian professional level after becoming the first Egyptian player to score two opening matches in the Champions League with two different teams. He did so with Liverpool and before with Basel of Switzerland against Chelsea in the 2013-2014 season.