Mo Salah breaks record of highest scoring African player in EPL history

Mo Salah breaks record of highest scoring African player in EPL history

"I said after 10-15 minutes we will be champions", said Guardiola of his side's fast start.

His Liverpool side claimed an impressive 5-1 aggregate win over fellow English side Manchester City - a win which sent shock waves through Europe.

Salah's 40-goal haul in all competitions is better than Messi's 39, though it is one less than Ronaldo's 41.

Other records that Salah has broken in Premier League history include him ranking first on the list of having scored five goals more than the nearest competitor.

Chelsea kept their faint hopes of Champions League football next season alive by closing to within seven points of Spurs with a stunning eight-minute fightback to deepen Southampton's predicament in the bottom three. I don't care about the rest.

Mohamed Salah wants to rewrite Liverpool's record books but admitted he would swap all of his goals if it means he becomes a Champions League victor.

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He is of course leading the race to win the Premier League golden boot, but refused to be drawn on the situation surrounding Harry Kane's "goal" against Stoke, which was accredited to him on appeal, despite little evidence to suggest that he actually touched the ball.

Liverpool star Mohamed Salah is desperate to win the Champions League, saying that was his focus ahead of individual prizes.

"Playing like this is great, it's just great and scoring these goals is really good - 300 is really a massive number, to be honest", said Klopp.

Reds boss Jurgen Klopp acknowledged on Friday that the forthcoming tie with Roma would be at the forefront of fans' minds, but his immediate priority of securing a top-four league finish was evident by the fact he made just one change to his team.

Asked about his desire to be the Premier League's top goal scorer, Salah said: "I can not lie, it is in my mind". I know the reason is we come here together to win things but I think the way you try to do it is important.

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