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Pharaoh Mohamed Salah gave a masterclass in football this Sunday against Watford that aroused an avalanche of praise from important sports personalities, who even dared to compare him with Ronaldinho.
The Reds beat the Hornets 0-5 at Vicarage Road and all eyes were on the Egyptian. First, at eight minutes he made poetry in motion by making a three-finger pass to leave Sadio Mané with only the goal for 0-1.
And he continued with his inspiration by marking a true work of art at 0-4, he took players off with footsteps and cuts and then defined in an exquisite and unforgettable way. With that goal, he reached 104 in the Premier League and equaled the legendary Didier Drogba. as the Africans with the most goals in the English league.
The difference was that the Ivorian reached those goals in 254 games and the Egyptian needed only 166, and he is not a center forward like Drogba.
“He is the best in the world right now. I have seen Mbappé, Neymar, Messi, who has not played enough. Lewandowski has continued to score with Bayern but not these kinds of goals. I can’t think of anyone who is playing better soccer than Mo. Salah right nowSteve McManaman stated in BT Sport.
To this Joe Cole, another former player who acts as an analyst, replied: “He is in the best shape of his life. It was a pleasure to see. The pass for the first goal was also outstanding. He is also so strong. Technically it is amazing. He reminds me of Ronaldinho, he was tremendously strong, ”argued the former Chelsea FC footballer.
This season the Egyptian has 10 goals and four assists in 10 games. While Liverpool ranks second in the table with 18 points, one behind Chelsea FC.
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