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VIDEO: Salah scores on Roma debut in friendly win against Valencia

Photo: AS Roma's official Twitter account

Photo: ’s official Twitter account

scored on his debut for AS Roma in their 3-1 friendly win against Spanish side Valencia on Saturday night.

Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah, who only played 45 minutes of his debut, scored after just nine minutes at Estadio Mestalla thanks to a goalpost rebound from Gervinho’s effort, which was tapped in on the line by Salah.

Roma legend Francesco Totti doubled Roma’s lead after 24 minutes, with Salah and Pjanic involved in the goal.

Photo: AS Roma's official Twitter account

Photo: AS Roma’s official Twitter account

In the 32nd minute of the game, Algerian winger Sofiane Feghouli pulled one back for Valencia to make the scoreline 2-1.

Mohamed Salah was replaced at half time by Colombian striker Segundo Ibarbo.

Gervinho stretched out the lead to 3-1 after 56 minutes when he slotted home for Roma.

The game finished 3-1 with Mohamed Salah impressing on his 45-minute debut.

It is worth noting that Salah joined AS Roma on loan from Chelsea earlier in the week.

Click here to watch a video of Salah’s goal.

Ahmad Yousef is a proud Egyptian football fanatic who started playing football at a young age and was scouted for Ipswich Town. A hardcore Tottenham Hotspur fan and Zamalek supporter by blood, Ahmad mainly follows European football involving Egyptian players and the Egyptian national team. Ahmad’s love for Egyptian players abroad is what initially spurred him into writing. He now writes regularly and is also an editor at

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