Mohamad Salah has scored 156 goals in 254 appearances for Liverpool since arriving in 2017. His wage demands had been a stumbling block.
Sadio Mane drilled the decisive penalty in a shootout to help Senegal beat Mohamed Salah's Egypt in the final of Africa Cup Of Nations 2022.
Egypt defeated Cameroon 3-1 in their Africa Cup of Nations semi-final penalty shoot-out, while Senegal beat Burkina 3-1.
The Salah-Mane international rivalry continued six weeks after the Liverpool teammates met in the final of the African Cup of Nations.
Sadio Mane scored Senegal’s first goal of the AFCON 2021 while Mohamed Salah delivered the goal for Egypt’s first win in Cameroon.
Mohamed Salah led from the front as he scored the equaliser and created the winner as Egypt beat Morocco 2-1 after extra time at AFCON 2021.
Egypt vs Senegal headlines Africa's World Cup qualifying playoffs, but there are also Ghana vs Nigeria, Cameroon vs Algeria, Congo vs Morocco, Mali vs Tunisia.