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Iraq: Mo Salah doppelganger shoots for the footballing stars03:03

Iraq: Mo Salah doppelganger shoots for the footballing stars

Iraq, Baghdad
June 12, 2018 at 05:21 GMT -00:00 · Published

Meet the Iraqi doppelganger of the Egyptian footballer Mohamed Salah, young Hussein Ali, whose uncanny resemblance to Liverpool’s star attracts crowds of people requesting selfies with him, as footage filmed in Baghdad on Monday reveals.Just like Liverpool star, Ali also plays professional football - for the Al Zawraa club. The 20-year-old lookalike receives constant requests from people wanting to take a snap selfie, even during a short trip to the barber shop. Apart from the physical resemblance, Ali wishes to follow in Salah’s footsteps towards high-level professional football.

Iraq: Mo Salah doppelganger shoots for the footballing stars03:03
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Meet the Iraqi doppelganger of the Egyptian footballer Mohamed Salah, young Hussein Ali, whose uncanny resemblance to Liverpool’s star attracts crowds of people requesting selfies with him, as footage filmed in Baghdad on Monday reveals.Just like Liverpool star, Ali also plays professional football - for the Al Zawraa club. The 20-year-old lookalike receives constant requests from people wanting to take a snap selfie, even during a short trip to the barber shop. Apart from the physical resemblance, Ali wishes to follow in Salah’s footsteps towards high-level professional football.

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