African players abroad Mohamed Salah nets first Premier League goal of the year

Mohamed Salah

Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah has found the back of the net for the first time this year as he inspired Liverpool to a 2-0 win in the Merseyside derby on Monday evening.

First league goal of the year for Salah and first victory of the year for the Reds.

Liverpool have finally found what they are looking for since the start of the new year.

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After four games without a win (3 losses and 1 draw), Jürgen Klopp’s side defeated Everton on Monday to revive their Europe qualifying spot chances.

Salah was the first one to open the scoring for the Reds with a silky finish in the first half. His 8th Premier League goal of the season

The Pharaoh also assisted Cody Gakpo’s first goal in Red to make the night perfect for the team.

In addition, Liverpool will play Newcastle away in the Premier League before hosting Real Madrid for the first leg of their UEFA Champions last 16 round clash at Anfield.


Aimé ATTI is a bilingual journalist who breathes football and shares his passion on Africa Top Sports

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