Mohamed Salah has mentioned his Liverpool future is “within the membership’s palms” and was “very dissatisfied” to be neglected for the captaincy of their Champions League match with FC Midtjylland this month.
Salah, 28, anticipated to put on the armband for the ultimate group D recreation on Dec. 9 with Jordan Henderson and Georginio Wijnaldum on the bench and James Milner and Virgil van Dijk each injured.
Supervisor Jurgen Klopp picked 22-year-old Trent Alexander-Arnold as captain as an alternative, and Salah responded by scoring a first-minute objective in a 1-1 draw.
“Truthfully, I used to be very dissatisfied,” Salah who scored a first-minute objective within the 1-1 draw with Midtjylland, instructed Diario AS. “I used to be anticipating to be the captain. But it surely’s the supervisor’s choice. I settle for it.”
His objectives helped fireplace Liverpool to the Champions League trophy in 2019 and the Premier League, ending a 30-year watch for the membership, in 2020.
“I believe Madrid and Barcelona are high golf equipment,” he mentioned. “We by no means know what is going on to occur sooner or later. Proper now I am centered on profitable the Premier League and the Champions League once more with [Liverpool].”
Salah’s contract at Anfield runs till June 2023.
“That is a troublesome one,” he mentioned, when requested how lengthy he would keep. “Proper now I can say every thing is within the membership’s palms. In fact I wish to break data right here, each document on the membership, however every thing is within the membership’s palms.”
Salah and the Reds had been again in motion on Sunday, with the Egyptian scoring twice in a 7-0 thrashing of Crystal Palace.