Thursday, 22 June 2017

Done Deal: Liverpool Confirm £39m Signing Of Mohamed Salah From Roma

Liverpool have completed the signing of AS Roma forward Mohamed Salah, the club have announced.
The rapid forward passed his medical on Thursday before officially finalising his switch to Anfield in a club-record deal worth £39million.
Salah is the most expensive star in the club's history, eclipsing the £35m paid for Andy Carroll
The 25-year-old underwent his medical at Melwood training ground on Thursday afternoon

He becomes the most expensive signing in Liverpool's illustrious history, exceeding the £35m they paid to sign Andy Carroll from Newcastle United in 2011.
Speaking to Liverpoolfc.com, Salah said: "I'm very excited to be here. I'm very happy.  'I will give 100 percent and give everything for the club.
Salah gives the cameraman the thumbs up as he completes his move to Anfield
The Egypt international will wear the No 11 shirt for Liverpool next season
"I really want to win something for this club.  'We have a great team and very good players. I was watching the games last year and everyone was giving 100 percent to win something.

"Everyone can see the coach gives everything. I hope to see that together we can give everything to win something for the club, for the supporters and for us."
Salah proved his skill at AS Roma last season, contributing 19 goals and 12 assists across all competitions last season.
The former Roma midfielder poses with the Liverpool away shirt for the 2017-18 season

Salah will earn in the region of £90,000-a-week and takes over No. 11 from Roberto Firmino, who becomes the club’s No. 9.

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