Salah’s agent arrived at Liverpool to talks over a new contract as Salah set to be 2nd highest-paid EPL footballer
Mohamed Salah’s agent Ramy Abbas Issa flew into England on Saturday morning to watch Liverpool’s Premier League clash with Watford later that day.
The Egyptian forward put in a show-stopping performance to help Liverpool win 5-0
However, he even scored his 10th goal of the season with a remarkable solo effort.
He is widely regarded as one of the most important players in Jurgen Klopp’s squad?
According to The Mirror, Salah’s agent and the club have begun initial talks over a new contract for the Egyptian
Who is currently on a £200,000-a-week contract that runs until the summer of 2023?
However, it seems likely that Salah will be handed a significant pay rise after the Liverpool manager said
The forward was currently in better form than Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Klopp’s remarks came after Salah scored a wonder goal against Watford.
He collected a pass from Roberto Firmino on the edge of the box and beat Juan Hernandez
Juraj Kucka and Craig Cathcart to find the back of the net for Liverpool’s fifth goal.
Speaking of Salah’s performance, Klopp told BT Sport: ‘His performance was massive today”
“The pass for the first goal was great and the second goal was special.
‘He is top. We all see it. Who is better than him?”
“We don’t have to talk about what Messi and Ronaldo have done for world football and their dominance”
“But right now, he is the best.’
The Liverpool manager went on to suggest there is more to come from his Egyptian star”
“He added: ‘Salah is in his age where you can still improve, and he’s doing that constantly”
‘You saw the first goal that he set up for Sadio today, that is an outstanding pass”
“He brought that, I don’t know, from the summer break. After that, he started doing these kinds of things”
‘How I said, we don’t have hours and hours and hours to train different things. But the boys improve their game by themselves.
‘The consistency he delivers, all this kind of stuff, maybe people just now start seeing it – it was always there”
“He plays for us for five years now but it’s incredible the way he performs since he’s here.
‘He’s in the top, top five since he is at Liverpool pretty much. And now he is the best at that moment.
‘The big thing between Cristiano and Messi was that nobody doubted it for years”
“But Mo is already on the top level for years as well and there‘s still a lot to come from him because of his desire”
“He just wants to perform on a top-class level.’
Following his impressive display, it is believed that the Colombian agent will continue to negotiate a new £500,000-a-week deal for the forward
What do you think do Salah deserves £500,000 weekly wages?