Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp has compared winger, Mohamed Salah to Barcelona star, Lionel Messi.
Klopp admits that Salah’s progression has earned him the right to be compared to Messi.
“I think Mo is on the way (to Messi’s level),” Klopp told reporters after Liverpool 5-0 win against Watford in the FA Cup on Saturday.
“I don’t think Mo or anybody else wants to be compared with Lionel Messi – he is the one who has been doing what he’s been doing for what feels like 20 years or so.
“The last player I know who had the same influence on a team performance was Diego Maradona.
“But Mo is in a fantastic way, that’s for sure. As it always is in life, if you have to have the skills you have to show that constantly and consistently, and he is very good. He helps us a lot.
“The boys love playing together with him, he loves playing with them so it’s good.”
Meanwhile, Salah scored four times on Saturday in a scintillating performance as the Reds thrashed Watford 5-0 at Anfield in the FA Cup.
The 25-year-old has now scored 36 times for Liverpool since a switch from Roma.
credit: daily post
Welcome to Street Journal Forum, Our motto is "We Disagree To Agree", you can have an open discussion here on anything, you can respond to Topics freely. Upload pictures you want to share and please invite your friends!
We Disagree To Agree.....Let discuss everything!
First unread post • Total posts 33424 • Page 1 of 1