Salah, Van Dijk out of Southampton game

Liverpool’s top scorer Mohamed Salah and defender Virgil van Dijk have been ruled out of Tuesday’s crucial Premier League game at Southampton. The pair went off during Saturday’s FA Cup final win over Chelsea at Wembley – Salah with a groin problem, Van Dijk with a knee injury. Reds boss Klopp is confident both will return for Sunday’s season finale…

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Mohamed Salah in contention to face Leicester City

Mohamed Salah is available for Liverpool’s game with Leicester City on Thursday but fellow forward Sadio Mane will not be as he celebrates winning the Africa Cup of Nations final. Mane’s Senegal beat Salah’s Egypt on penalties on Sunday in Cameroon. Salah is back in Merseyside but Mane is due to fly back on Wednesday night having been allowed to go…

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Salah on target as Egypt edge Guinea Bissau

Mohamed Salah scored the only goal against Guinea-Bissau to kick-start Egypt’s Africa Cup of Nations campaign. But the Pharaohs rode their luck as Mama Balde had a stunning late equaliser for the Djurtus ruled out after a video assistant referee review. Record seven-time winners Egypt, who lost their Group D opener 1-0 against Nigeria, struck the woodwork three times in a game…

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Salah on target as Liverpool edge Newcastle

Mohamed Salah scored his 22nd goal of the season as Liverpool closed the gap on Premier League leaders Manchester City. They registered a hard-fought win over Newcastle. Without Virgil van Dijk and Fabinho because of suspected positive coronavirus tests, Jurgen Klopp’s team went behind early on to their struggling opponents when Jonjo Shelvey scored against his former club following a…

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Salah closes in on another Premier League record

Egyptian international Mohamed Salah could grab yet another record very soon. If the 29-year-old scores or registers an assist in Thursday’s home game against Newcastle he will have equalled Jamie Vardy’s record of scoring or creating a goal in 15 consecutive Premier League matches. But records are nothing new for the incredible Salah. In October he became the first Liverpool…

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Mohamed Salah wants to spend rest of career at Anfield

Mohamed Salah says he wants to spend the rest of his career with Liverpool. The 29-year-old Egypt forward has scored 137 goals in 214 games for the Reds since a £34m move from Roma in 2017. These includes 12 goals this season. His current Liverpool deal runs out at the end of next season. “It doesn’t depend on me, but…

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