African fans proudly hail Liverpool's Mohamed Salah as the best player in the world


Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah has got football enthusiasts talking on social media after he joined Chelsea legend Didier Drogba as the highest-scoring African player in Premier League history.

Salah scored his 104th goal in the English top-flight on Saturday as Liverpool thrashed Watford 5-0 at Vicarage Road.

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He scored the fourth goal after assisting Sadio Mane for the opening goal in the first half. 

Here's how social media reacted:

Salah's impact and his feat has drawn commendations from fans across the conti nent.