Former Liverpool midfielder Jan Molby has speculated that the dearth of Premier League titles may preserve Mohamed Salah from surpassing Ian Rush and Sir Kenny Dalglish’s legacy at Anfield.
Mohamed Salah bagged a brace as Liverpool inflicted a report 7–0 defeat upon their sternest rivals Manchester United within the Premier League on 5 March. The pair of targets took Salah’s Premier League purpose tally for the Reds to 129, making him their highest goal-getter within the English top-flight, surpassing Robbie Fowler. Salah, who has gained three Premier League Golden Boots, is presently seventh within the Anfield outfit’s all-time charts.
Regardless of scoring as many targets for Jurgen Klopp’s facet, Mohamed Salah solely has one Premier League title (2019-20) to indicate for it. Chatting with Liverpool ECHO, Molby claimed that Salah’s lack of titles would preserve him from surpassing Rush and Dalglish, who’ve 11 English titles between them, within the all-time greats rankings.
Molby stated of Mohamed Salah:
“I imply clearly there’s one factor that you just see with your individual eyes when he performs and what participant he’s after which the stats again every thing up as a result of it is season after season after season. He is obtainable for each coaching session, he is obtainable for each single match. He delivers each single season. What extra are you able to say?
“I feel by way of his affect and affect on Liverpool he is proper up there with any of them however the largest drawback he’s going to have over time is his lack of trophies while you examine to a number of the others. However there is no doubt by way of his affect that he ranks among the many finest.”
Mohamed Salah has gained all of it for the Merseyside outfit since becoming a member of them in the summertime of 2017. The 2019-20 Premier League title apart, he has gained a Champions League trophy, an FA Cup, and a Carabao Cup, amongst others. Mohamed Salah has featured in 291 video games for the Merseyside membership thus far, pitching in with 178 targets and 74 assists in all competitions.
Callum Wilson points Liverpool apology after Manchester United routing
Jurgen Klopp’s males secured a 2–0 win over top-four aspirants Newcastle United within the Premier League on 18 February, with Darwin Nunez and Cody Gakpo scoring in opposition to the 10-man Magpies. It marked their second consecutive win within the Premier League.
After the sport, Newcastle United ahead Callum Wilson was requested whether or not or not the Reds have been again to their finest. He promptly dismissed the concept, claiming that Newcastle United caused their very own doom.
He stated (through The Mirror):
“You are asking me are you again in Liverpool? What would you like me to say? They’ve gained two video games after the final couple of weeks and like I am saying we technically allow them to win, it was a poor efficiency from our standpoint.”
Following the routing of Manchester United, Wilson took a immediate U-turn, apologizing to followers for not recognizing the Reds’ resurgence sooner.
On the Footballer’s Soccer Podcast, he stated:
“I apologize for saying that Liverpool aren’t again. They’re again with a bang! Something I say on the minute the universe reveals the other.
The Anfield outfit presently discover themselves in fifth place within the Premier League rankings. They path fourth-placed Tottenham Hotspur by three factors with a sport in hand.