Mohamed Salah has requested Liverpool to solve the issue regarding his contract renewal and while admitting that he is “Happy” to be linked with a move to Barcelona.
The contract situation remains ongoing between the Reds Management and representatives of Salah. Mohamed Salah is at his last 18 months of his present contract with Liverpool, with the hope of getting a new and better deal after their negotiations are over.
Mohamed Salah’s career has flourished a lot under Klopp and Liverpool FC, where he has scored 144 goals in 223 appearances while winning the Premier League, Champions League, UEFA Super Cup, and FIFA Club World Cup.
Mohamed Salah on his Future at the Club
“I said it several times, if the decision is up to me, I want to stay in Liverpool,””But the decision is in the hands of the management and they have to solve this issue.
“There is no problem but we have to reach an agreement for the contract. It’s up to them.
“Your financial value shows how much the club appreciates you and that they are ready to do anything for you to stay, but the decision itself is not based on those financial matters only.
“There are things like the ambition of the team and the coach and what he wants to do with the team and the players he wants. These are all important points when making the decision.”
With these ongoing contract issues with the club, there have been other speculative news roaming around. The most intriguing news is the link to Barcelona. Recent reports in Spain claimed Barcelona boss Xavi is very much interested to sign Salah, despite their poor financial situations.
Salah in an Interview
Speaking to Egyptian broadcaster MBC Masr TV, Salah said: “I read what was said about Xavi’s interest to sign me.
“This is something that makes me happy that a team like Barcelona is interested in me, but I’m happy in Liverpool and we will see what happens in the future.
“At the moment, I prefer to stay in the Premier League as it’s the strongest league in the world.”