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Chelsea star praises Liverpool standout Salah for ‘setting the bar’

Chelsea star praises Liverpool standout Salah for ‘setting the bar’

Chelsea midfielder Mason Mount has praised Liverpool attacker Mohamed Salah as he has been “surroundings the bar” in the Premier League this season.

Salah has proved to be an beautiful signing for Liverpool. The ex-Chelsea man returned to the Premier League in 2017.

Liverpool paid a price that would rise to £43m to signal the Eqyptian international. He has scored 147 targets from his 228 video games for the Reds.


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Salah has made a sensational start to the 2021/22 marketing campaign. He has 22 targets and 9 assists from his 25 appearances across all competitions.

The forward comes up in opposition to his broken-down club on January 2 as Liverpool wander to face Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. 

As quoted by The Metro, Mount has instantaneous that Salah is a leading contender to grab this 365 days’s Premier League Player of the Season award:

“There’s a couple of, I relate, that you just would effect out there, nonetheless I relate the amount of targets he’s scoring, the assists he’s getting, I relate Mo Salah would with out a doubt be up there.

“He’s a noteworthy, noteworthy participant who turns up in the noteworthy video games and rankings noteworthy targets. He’s surroundings the bar very, very excessive and I relate as a participant it’s good to desire to be in a put to build that. He’s surroundings the bar very very excessive for the time being.”

In numerous locations, Tony Cascarino has likened Salah to West Ham United megastar Jarrod Bowen:

“He had a super goal file at Hull City earlier than West Ham bought him.

“It used to be one thing fancy 50-unfamiliar targets in 120 appearances. That’s not rotten for any individual who’s not a natural centre forward.

“He’s dispute and he’s a diminutive bit fancy Salah where he continually appears to be like to be to get a risk in a sport and can objective inch at folks and play in diversified positions. He has noteworthy energy. He’ll lend a hand his stout-lend a hand out the entire time.

“He’s reach on leaps and bounds and also it is principal to present David Moyes credit score for that. He’s stayed with him.

“[Said] Benrahma is more skilful, on the other side he’s got hundreds of strategies in his armoury. Bowen is more predictable nonetheless very efficient. He’ll continually outscore Benrahma.”