Salah's armada gets Liverpool shipshape
Mohamed Salah has hogged the headlines this season, but as Liverpool's 5-1 demolition of Brighton and Hove Albion demonstrated, he is but one component in a scintillating attacking armada.
Victor Moses on BBC's African Player of the Year shortlist
Chelsea's Nigeria wing-back Victor Moses, Borussia Dortmund and Gabon forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and RB Leipzig's Guinea midfielder Naby Keita make up the rest of the shortlist.
Salah, Can, Sturridge keep Liverpool on course
Second-half goals from Mohamed Salah, Emre Can and Daniel Sturridge moved Liverpool closer to the Champions League knockout phase after the five-time European champions beat Maribor 3-0 on Wednesday.
Egypt players pocket $85,000 each for picking World Cup ticket
The president announced the reward yesterday as he met the Argentine coach, Hector Cuper and the players. “Maybe we don’t play beautiful football but we are at the World Cup and that’s the most important thing,” Cuper said.
Aubameyang continues to wreak havoc
Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang continued outstanding early-season form for German outfit Borussia Dortmund with a hat-trick at the weekend.
Salah takes Egypt closer to World Cup return
African giants Egypt moved closer to a first World Cup appearance since 1990 when they defeated Uganda 1-0 Tuesday thanks to an early goal from Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah.
Top 10 Premier League transfers 2017-18
Ahead of Arsenal's home game with Leicester City in the curtain-raiser to the new Premier League season on Friday, AFP Sport selects the 10 biggest transfers of the close season:
Liverpool sign Mohamed Salah from Roma
Liverpool on Thursday completed the signing of Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah from AS Roma for a fee reported to be 39 million euros ($43.5 million).The 25-year-old agreed a five-year contract with the Premier League giants.