Egyptian goalkeeper Mahmoud Gad has taken over the netizens on Twitter for his incredible double save reflex on September 23 for the Engineering for the Petroleum and Process Industries Sporting Club (ENPPI SC) in the Egyptian Premier League. The club is currently placed 18th in the Egyptian Premier League points table. According to reports, during the game, the 22-year-old rushed out of the box to head the ball away against the Pyramids before sprinting back to make a last-ditch save very close to the goal-line.
The video has gone viral, winning Netizens reactions. The Barcelona and England National legend, Gary Lineker called it an 'extraordinary save'.
To Egypt, where Enppi keeper Mahmoud Gad produced an absolutely ridiculous save yesterday.— GoalScorer Challenge (@GoalscorerC) September 22, 2019
Imagine doing this and still losing 4-0.pic.twitter.com/ZJBWMdevDn
Best save of all time ?— Paul Reidy (@paulreidy67) September 22, 2019
Top effort from ENPPI keeper Mahmoud Gad as his side lost 4-0 to Pyramids FC in Egypt 🇪🇬pic.twitter.com/gSMSyrckQ5
This is the great goalkeeper with the great save, an Egyptian young man, 22 years old only and his market value is a shocking 48k €, and a lot of potential to develop pic.twitter.com/3oyZyHOtpj— Scouting Talents (@aspirinman00) September 22, 2019
Despite Gad's extraordinary double-save attempt for his team, his team ENPPI SC still lost the match to the Pyramids. The final score was 0-4. Referring to the Pyramids, while Omar Gareb started scoring in the 29th minute of the match, Abdallah Said doubled the lead in the 55th minute. According to reports, the ENPPI SC will play their next match against Al Gaish in the Egyptian Premier League (EPL).