Sport Salah prioritises Champions League over 40-goal-record

14:22  16 april  2018
14:22  16 april  2018 Source:   Read Sport

Liverpool can win the Champions League - Salah

  Liverpool can win the Champions League - Salah Mohamed Salah believes Liverpool can win the Champions League, while adding that Harry Kane has it "easier" in the Golden Boot race.Liverpool can win the Champions League this season, according to 39-goal star man Mohamed Salah.

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According to The Guardian, Liverpool talisman Mohamed Salah says that winning the Champions League is more important than his very impressive goal record this season.

His goal in the 3-0 victory against Bournemouth on Saturday took Salah’s goal tally for this season to 40 goals in all competitions, becoming the third Liverpool player to ever reach that feat, after Roger Hunt in 1961/62 and Ian Rush in 1983/84 & 1986/87.

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Despite reaching this tally, Salah says he will swap every goal which he has scored this season in return for a Champions League win.

Liverpool can win the Champions League - Salah

  Liverpool can win the Champions League - Salah Mohamed Salah believes Liverpool can win the Champions League, while adding that Harry Kane has it "easier" in the Golden Boot race.Liverpool can win the Champions League this season, according to 39-goal star man Mohamed Salah.

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After scoring two goals over both legs in his sides 5-1 aggregate victory over Manchester City in the quarter-finals, Salah will now face his former side Roma in the semi-finals of the greatest club competition in the world.

When speaking about his and his teams success, Salah said

“It means a lot. I try to score every game to help the team and to get the points. That is the most important thing for us, that we play as a team, as 11 players, and so each goal for me is to help the team.”

“It is a great feeling, of course it is a great feeling, but in the end I am just happy to score and help the team. If I had a choice between the Champions League and the Golden Boot, then of course it would be the Champions League, no doubt the Champions League.”

“To win the Champions League is huge for everyone. I don’t care about the rest.”

Liverpool can win the Champions League - Salah

  Liverpool can win the Champions League - Salah The Egypt winger believes the Reds can win the Champions League, while adding that Harry Kane has it "easier" in the Golden Boot raceLiverpool can win the Champions League this season, according to 39-goal star man Mohamed Salah.

By way of comparison, Salah is 12 goals behind Ronaldo’s total from 2007/08. He has at least 14 matches left. But that only makes his continued goalscoring record in this competition more outrageous. Goals number 115 and 116 in the Champions League , goals number 99 and 100 for

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The Liverpool faithful will be looking for their talisman to help them to the Champions League final against either two giants of European football, Real Madrid or Bayern Munich.

Manchester City v Liverpool - UEFA Champions League Quarter Final Second Leg © Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images Sport Manchester City v Liverpool - UEFA Champions League Quarter Final Second Leg

Salah prioritises Champions League over 40-goal-record .
According to The Guardian, Liverpool talisman Mohamed Salah says that winning the Champions League is more important than his very impressive goal record this season. His goal in the 3-0 victory against Bournemouth on Saturday took Salah’s goal tally for this season to 40 goals in all competitions, becoming the third Liverpool player to ever reach that feat, after Roger Hunt in 1961/62 and Ian Rush in 1983/84 & 1986/87. Despite reaching this tally, Salah says he will swap every goal which he has scored this season in return for a Champions League win. After scoring two goals over both legs in his sides 5-1 aggregate victory over Manchester City in the quarter-finals, Salah will now face his former side Roma in the semi-finals of the greatest club competition in the world. When speaking about his and his teams success, Salah said “It means a lot. I try to score every game to help the team and to get the points. That is the most important thing for us, that we play as a team, as 11 players, and so each goal for me is to help the team.” “It is a great feeling, of course it is a great feeling, but in the end I am just happy to score and help the team. If I had a choice between the Champions League and the Golden Boot, then of course it would be the Champions League, no doubt the Champions League.” “To win the Champions League is huge for everyone. I don’t care about the rest.” The Liverpool faithful will be looking for their talisman to help them to the Champions League final against either two giants of European football, Real Madrid or Bayern Munich.

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