Liverpool FC are delighted to announce Mohamed Salah has signed a new long-term contract with the club.
The forward, who used to be named the FWA Footballer of the Year and the PFA Players’ Player of the Year for 2021-22 after supporting Jürgen Klopp’s facet to a home cup double, has dedicated his future to the Reds by way of placing pen to paper on the deal on Friday.
After 5 years with the club, Salah will now lengthen a remain at Anfield that has so a long way yielded a great 156 dreams in 254 appearances.
The No.11 instructed Liverpoolfc.com: “I sense first-rate and [I am] excited to win trophies with the club. It’s a blissful day for everyone.
“It takes a little bit of time, I think, to renew, however now the entirety is carried out so we simply want to focal point on what’s next.
“I assume you can see in the ultimate 5 or six years the crew used to be continually going [upwards]. Last season we had been shut to triumphing four, however unluckily in the final week of the season we misplaced two trophies.
“I suppose we are in a properly role to combat for everything. We have new signings as well. We simply want to maintain working hard, have a right vision, be high-quality and go for the entirety again.”
Liverpool carried out a deal for Salah from AS Roma in June 2017 and the Egyptian made an immediately impact, notching forty four desires throughout all competitions in his debut season.
Thirty-two of these got here in the Premier League, placing the document for the most scored in a 38-game season in the division.
His shape now not solely earned him the first of three Golden Boots to date, however additionally the FWA Footballer of the Year and the PFA Players’ Player of the Year accolades, as nicely as the Premier League Player of the Season prize.
He would assist the Reds to the Champions League ultimate towards Real Madrid in Kyiv, even though it ended in non-public and collective heartbreak.
Nevertheless, Salah was once imperative to Klopp’s crew mounting a venture for the Premier League title the following time period as they notched ninety seven factors and succumbed to defeat simply as soon as all season.
And although they would subsequently pass over out on the crown via a single point, Liverpool secured a sixth European Cup by way of defeating Tottenham Hotspur in the Champions League ultimate in Madrid, with Salah netting the opening intention from the penalty spot.
Then, the following marketing campaign – disrupted with the aid of the COVID-19 pandemic in its latter tiers – the Reds blazed their way to ninety nine factors in the Premier League and ended a 30-year wait to be topped league champions, having previously claimed the UEFA Super Cup and FIFA Club World Cup that term.
Klopp’s guys suffered a tough 2020-21, with suits performed in the back of closed doorways for a good deal of it; however, Salah’s shape was once indispensable in supporting them to a third-placed end as he scored 31 instances in all competitions.
Last season, the ahead once more hit the 31-goal mark to assist Liverpool to a home cup double as properly as going shut in the Premier League and Champions League as soon as more, narrowly dropping out in both. He once more gathered each the FWA and PFA prizes for the year’s exquisite participant in attention of his shape – and brought the Premier League Playmaker prize for most assists to his present day Golden Boot.
The 30-year-old, who celebrated his birthday remaining month, presently sits in ninth location in the listing of Liverpool’s all-time pinnacle scorers – and this new deal represents an chance for him to bring up himself even in addition up these standings and assist Klopp’s guys chase similarly silverware in the coming seasons.
Salah added: “My message [to the fans] is the gamers in the group choose to provide our first-rate subsequent season to attempt to win all the trophies.