Liverpool superstar Mohamed Salah has been linked with a move to Spanish giants Barcelona and Real Madrid after the latest comments from a player.
Salah joined Liverpool from Roma in 2017 and has gone on to score 110 times and provided 45 assists.
The Egyptian forward’s Anfield deal runs until 2023, but he has often remained coy and open-minded when discussing his future at the club.
Mohamed Salah scored two goals in Liverpool’s 0-7 thrashing at Crystal Palace. The 28-year-old world-class forward also leading the top goal scorer chart in Premier League this season with 13 goals from 14 fixtures. Merseyside giants have also profited from Salah’s great form, they now sit at top of the table with 31 points in 14 games.
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There have been rumors Salah has been told he is not indispensable to Liverpool and could be sold “if the price is right”.
There has been plenty of talk in the past about Liverpool eventually breaking up their front three, given their advancing years
When asked about a speculated move to Real Madrid or Barcelona, the Liverpool man did not rule out the possibility.
“I think Madrid and Barcelona are two top clubs, who knows what will happen in the future, but right now I am focused on winning the Premier League and the Champions League with Liverpool again.”Mohamed Salah told AS.
When pressed further on his future, Salah added:
“That’s a tough question, but right now I can say that everything is in the hands of the club.”
Salah also expressed his disappointment not being given the Captain’s armband against FC Midtjylland.
“Honestly, I was very disappointed. I was hoping to be the captain, but it’s a coach’s decision. I accept it.”
Meanwhile it seems the powers at Anfield are not concerned about the prospect of losing Salah anytime soon.
The Egyptian forward’s Anfield deal runs until 2023 and Liverpool chiefs are in no rush to enter negotiations with Salah over a new contract.
A move from Liverpool to Barcelona or Real Madrid is no step-up anymore, so it defies logic for the players being eager to move. Similar comments to have been heard regarding Georginio Wijnaldum, who has been linked with a move to La Liga.
A genuine interest in a move or gunning for a new contract? Probably, hopefully, the latter.
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