It was another blow for Mohamed Salah who was reduced to tears twice earlier this year following Egypt's losses to Senegal in both the African Cup of Nations final and the World Cup play-off.
Salah clearly hasn’t forgotten what went down in the 2018 final against Real Madrid in Kyiv. That painful moment in the first half when he tussled with Sergio Ramos and landed heavily on the ground.
Mohamed Salah and Son Heung-min finished the Premier League season tied as the top scorers with 23 goals.
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Jurgen Klopp's men were given fresh hope they could pip Manchester City to the title when Pep Guardiola's team dropped two points in a 2-2 draw at West Ham.
Mohamed Salah had scored a hat-trick as Liverpool ran riot to win 5-0 at Old Trafford when the sides last met in October.
Egypt started the playoff at breakneck speed at Cairo International Stadium and the own goal from Ciss came in the fourth minute.
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The hosts only partially cleared before the ball found its way back to Trent Alexander-Arnold, whose cross into the penalty area was nodded down by Virgil van Dijk.
Salah didn't even get a chance to take a penalty for Egypt in a 3-1 shootout victory over Cameroon in the semifinals on Thursday after the hosts failed to score three times from the spot.
The Bayern Munich forward overturned the result last month of the Ballon d’Or prize where he placed second behind Messi.
Ronaldo, a five-time winner, failed to make the cut for only the second time since he was first nominated at the 2007 FIFA awards.
Egypt went through to Africa's World Cup qualifying playoffs Friday after fighting back from 2-0 down for a 2-2 draw in Angola.
For the first time in Premier League history, United trailed 4-0 at half-time and failed to score in a hopelessly one-sided contest.
Griezmann was sent off in the 52nd minute for a high foot into the face of Roberto Firmino and Liverpool made Atleti pay.
Liverpool moved just one point clear at the top, while preserving the top flight’s only remaining unbeaten record.