Mohamed Salah has a special Champions League record up for grabs. If the attacker of Liverpool Tuesday night scores in the semi-finals against AS Roma, he is the most effective African in one season.
Salah, who in the previous two years for Roma came out and scored this season already eight times in the miljoenenbal. The Egyptian shares the record now with old-topspits Samuel Eto’o, that in 2010/2011, eight times the net was on behalf of The club.
Thanks in part to two goals from Salah eliminated Liverpool in the previous Champions League round, handsome Manchester City. Especially in the with a 3-0 win thuisduel made the team of manager Jürgen Klopp a big impression.
The 25-year-old Salah this season is the absolute eye-catcher at Liverpool. The attacker scored all 31 times in 33 league games, in which he top-scored in England. In addition, he was on Sunday voted the best player of the Premier League in an election among football players.
It has also Salahs team-mate Sadio Mané the record of the most surefire African in the Champions League still in sight. For the Senegalese, the counter this season, on seven hits.