Sports: Mane And Salah Unveils Their Football ‘Idols’

Mane and Mohamed Salah, talks about having their own child hood idols ahead of Egypt vs Senegal World Cup qualifier

Just In a recent interview, Sadio Mane talked of former Senegal international El Hadji Diouf and Brazil legend Ronaldinho.

“I used to love El-Hadji Diouf and Ronaldinho, but especially Ronaldinho. He was… wow,” Mane told the Fifa website.

“The goals, the skills, the moves you had never seen before. I used to pretend I was him when I was young, but I couldn’t do the things he could. I still love him. He will be my hero forever.”

Has for Mohamed Salah he went for  Ronaldo, Francesco Totti and Zinedine Zidane, “I have always loved magicians,” He said.

“Those unique players who can do things others can’t. When I first got into football it was Zidane, the Brazilian Ronaldo and Totti. I used to love watching them and pretending I was them when I was out on the street with my friends.”

Salah has promised fans ‘That the players will give their all’ when they play Senegal in the 2022 World Cup play-off.

“We promise everyone that the players will give their all to win this match. I don’t want to talk much because everyone knows the importance of the two matches and God-Willing we will win the game,” Salah said ahead of the game as quoted by Kingfut.