Liverpool icon Steven Gerrard has stated that Mohamed Salah is his current favorite player at the club
Liverpool icon Steven Gerrard has stated that Mohamed Salah is his current favorite player at the club.
In an interview with LFCTV, the former captain revealed to the Egyptian how he has now surpassed John Barnes to become his favorite Reds player.
“Who was your favorite player?” Salah inquired.
“Are you growing up? “John Barnes,” Gerrard responded.
“Barnes was similar to yourself. A thrilling dribbler. He might score individual goals, like yourself, and he could change or win a game.
“You are now my favorite.
“That has to be you because Lio, my Lio [his son], he’s infatuated,” he says. He prefers you to me. He adores you more than he adores me. “I come in second.”
Salah is Gerrard’s absolute favorite player.
Coming from one of the club’s greatest legends, this is a major honor for Salah to receive.
After coming at Anfield in 2017, the £34 million winger has been critical to Liverpool’s success.
The 30-year-old has 178 goals and 74 assists in 291 games with the Reds.
Over this time, he has amassed an impressive collection of trophies. This covers Premier League, Champions League, FA Cup, Carabao Cup, Club World Cup, and Supercup victories.
Salah has led Liverpool to offensive success with his emphatic performances in front of goal, leading the line of what has become the most dangerous front-three in world football.
As a result, many fans would back Gerrard’s nomination, as he is clearly a fan favorite on Merseyside.
Salah will undoubtedly be remembered as a Liverpool legend. He, like Gerrard, will