The growing trend of bizarre statues of star footballers has a new victim: Mohamed Salah.
Following the unveiling of strange effigies of Cristiano Ronaldo outside a Portuguese airport and Diego Maradona in India, a new one honouring Liverpool star Salah has been put on display in Egypt.
Blimey ! That Mo Salah statue is absolutely dreadful — Stu. (@StuRich1991) November 5, 2018
Egypt’s new statue of soccer hero Mo Salah. Suddenly, that one of Ronaldo looks quite good. #LiverpoolFC #Soccer pic.twitter.com/2USMfb43qU — Wyn Emanuel (@WynfordE) November 5, 2018
That Salah statue is absolutely horrendous. Looks like Marv from Home Alone. — Henry Jackson (@HenryJackson87) November 5, 2018
That Salah’s statue is like a bubblehead 😂 — #FAYER (@osi_baze) November 5, 2018
So that’s who the statue was really based on 🤔 #Salah #Marvpic.twitter.com/8Iy0H2w794 — Steven Crawford (@stevenrcrawford) November 5, 2018
This Mo Salah statue makes me very worried about how a sculptor could ever capture the true majesty of @tompope11 #pvfc pic.twitter.com/ZaHK4Wr0yl — April Hall (@pril_hall) November 5, 2018
That Mo Salah statue💀💀💀💀 — alesha ♡ jooheon (@fanxyheon) November 5, 2018Loading...
Is it me?? Or does the new statue of Mo Salah look like Leo Sayer???….just sayin’ ….you make me feel like dancin’ pic.twitter.com/gMNw4AkrPi — Chris Massey (@scousemass) November 5, 2018
The new Art Garfunkel statue in Egypt is a cracker #Salahpic.twitter.com/XUxHwnIEbX — DangerMouse (@dangermouse2) November 5, 2018
That Salah statue… who knew Leo Sayer scored so many goals for Liverpool!!! — Ros Satar (@rfsatar) November 5, 2018
Anyone else think this statue of Mo Salah is actual a statue of Leo Sayer with the hands of Jeremy Beadle #MoSalah pic.twitter.com/cnmiZ5ozHN — Stephen Evans (@Realstevans123) November 5, 2018
that mo salah statue is making me cry. they made the king of Egypt look like a crackhead💀💀💀💀💀💀💀 — samra (@0tlzp) November 5, 2018
That Mo Salah statue looks more like me. — Mark Reel (@markreel) November 5, 2018
This @MoSalah statue is really the bad guy out of #Ghostbusters, right?! #Salah@PeterMacNicol1 #LFC #SalahStatue 🤔😳👀 pic.twitter.com/PgbMB39nbP — Lewis Coombes (@LEWIS_C) November 5, 2018
Is me or does the Mo Salah statue look more like Marv from Home Alone? pic.twitter.com/l43XTab9G9 — James Dorney (@Dorns84) November 5, 2018
That statue of Salah looks like Marv from Home Alone.
— Melissa (@MelissaJHendo) November 5, 2018
Nah. Anyone who thinks that Salah statue isn’t Leo Sayer is wrong. pic.twitter.com/EZUPMwOORf — Tom (@TomParkes_) November 5, 2018
Is it just me or does Mo Salah’s statue look like Marv from Home Alone pic.twitter.com/h5aqkThwV3 — Mr. Keisha (@IkramH28) November 5, 2018