Police in Cairo have arrested a gang of four thieves who were wearing masks of the Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah to rob stores.
According to TalkSport, the criminals were caught while attempting to rob a store on Hassanein Heikal Street, in the Nasr City neighbourhood of Cairo.
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The robbers were hiding their faces using masks of Salah, who is a sports legend and is extremely popular in his homeland.
In his national team, Salah has scored 41 goals in 67 games for his country. In 2017, he agreed to a transfer to Liverpool and has been playing for the club since then.