Published: Mon, April 16, 2018
Sports | By Brooke Harris

Mohamed Salah: 'I'd trade personal honours for Champions League title'

Mohamed Salah: 'I'd trade personal honours for Champions League title'

Liverpool face an anxious wait after defender Dejan Lovren hobbled out of Saturday's Premier League win against Bournemouth.

With four league matches and at least two legs of a Champions League semi-final remaining, Salah now has club great Rush's all-time Liverpool season-record haul of 47 goals, achieved during the 1983/84 campaign, in his sights.

Salah has now scored 40 goals across competitions this term, becoming only the third player in Liverpool history to reach that figure. If you had a choice between the Champions League and [honours like the Golden Boot] then of course the Champions League.

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Victory edges Liverpool ever closer to securing a return to the Champions League next season as they closed to within one point of Manchester United in second and re-established their 10-point lead over fifth-placed Chelsea. "I don't care about the rest".

Click through the gallery to see the five highest finishes by an African in the Premier League's golden boot charts. I'm also sure Tottenham's players try to help Harry Kane and also Manchester City's try to help Sergio Aguero'.

It was Nathan Ake, playing on the left side of a back three, that had the challenge of keeping Salah quite, the Dutchman doing fairly well in comparison to some more senior defender's that have faced Liverpool's star man this season.

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"I don't know how many games there is to go, but we have the Premier League and semi-finals of the Champions League to play".

Last week, Juventus issued an ultimatum to the player to make a decision by the end of this week, but Can has suggested he will not reveal his intentions until the end of the season. But even in the end I said it - I try to score every game to help the team.

There was still time for Roberto Firmino to add to Liverpool's tally with a late third goal, cutting in from the left and firing a low right-footer past Begovic after collecting a pass from Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

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It is possible the 24 year-old has played his final game for the club, especially as Juventus have been awaiting his answer to a contract offer for most of the season.

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