Here’s some great news for Football fans. Egypt’s biggest sports personality and Liverpool legend Mohamed Salah is getting inducted into The Dubai Stars.
Mohamed Salah receiving a Dubai Star this year
Arguably one of the best Footballers in today’s game, Mo Salah is an icon for the Arab world. The Egyptian striker helped his country qualify for the FIFA World Cup for the first time in 28 years and is an anchor in Liverpool’s squad, helping them lift their sixth UEFA Champions League trophy.
Photograph credit: Mohamed Salah
Stellar 2018-19 season for Mohamed Salah
Last season saw Salah score 27 goals and provide 13 assists in 52 games across all tournaments. They narrowly missed out on the Premier League title, however. Liverpool finished as runners-up with 97 points, one point behind champions Manchester City’s.
The Dubai Stars honouring Arab icons
Dubai’s ‘Walk of Fame’ inspired concept, ‘The Dubai Stars’ in honouring some of the most prominent people from the Middle East and the Arab world.
Recently, they announced icons like Rami Malek, Emirati forward Adnan Al Talyan, Egyptian music legend Abdel Halim Hafez and fashion mogul Ellie Saab getting inducted to The Dubai Stars.
You can nominate your favourite personalities on The Dubai Stars’ website.