Mohamed Salah meets his 'twin' in Egypt


Published: 2018-05-08 11:58

Last Updated: 2022-07-06 15:01

Can you tell who's who? (Stepfeed)
Can you tell who's who? (Stepfeed)

Egyptian footballer Mohamed Salah has a twin… well, not a literal one.

Ahmed Bahaa bears a striking resemblance to the Liverpool forward: his eyes, hair, nose, lips, smile, beard and even skin colour are identical to the legendary footballer. The only difference? He’s five years older than 25-year-old Salah.

Bahaa met the PFA Player of the Year in 2016, whom he said was taken aback when he first laid eyes on him.

"[Mohamed Salah] was taken aback [when he saw me], he said to me he feels like he's standing in front of a mirror, but that it is he who looks like me because I am older," said Bahaa, according to Sky Sports.

BBC Sport made a hilarious video about Salah and his doppelgänger.

Salah is currently one of the most sought-after footballers in the world. Liverpool and football fans are so inspired by him, that they’ve created many songs about him. However, one of our favourites is this one: