Mohamed Salah a 26 years old Egyptian Muslim striker and a football superstar have now been included amongst the world’s 100 most influenced people by the Time magazine. Mohamed Salah is famous for his nick as “MO SALAH”.
He for the first time expressed his feeling regarding the equality of women and grabbed the attention of the men in his country and across the Muslim world by saying,
“We need to change our way we treat women in our culture. It’s not optional. It has to.”
He further said that he had changed his thoughts about gender relations after seeing how women were treated in my Culture and in the Middle East.
“I support the woman more than I did before, because I feel like she deserves more than what they give her now, at the moment.”
Mo Salah was included on the list alongside Pakistan Prime Minister, the founder & chairman of PTI and a former cricketer Mr. Imran Khan, US President Donald Trump, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, singers Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga, and former US first lady Michelle Obama.
They are split into pioneers, artists, leaders, icons, and Titans, with Salah named in the latter category.
An English comedian and the host of HBO’s Last Week Tonight Show Mr. John Oliver, a lifelong Liverpool fan, wrote an article about Mo Salah in his TIME’s dedication in which he says,
“Mo Salah is a better human being that he is a football player…And he’s one of the best football players in the world.”