Mohamed Salah in an interview with bEIN SPORT admitted that currently, he is the best player in his position in the World.
The 29 years old Egyptian forward plays as a right-winger for Liverpool and has been sensational in that position since his 35 million pounds move from As Rona to Liverpool.
Mohamed Salah comments
Speaking in an interview with bEIN SPORT he said, ‘If you compare me with any player in my position, not only in my team but in the world, you will find that I am the best.’
‘I always focus on my work and do my best and my numbers are the best proof of my words.
‘I like to always create a new challenge for me, to work in a different way and to make a difference and that is my duty.’
The current Football Writer in England’s best footballer of the year may not be in the best of form right now after he scored only two goals for Liverpool and Egypt.’
Despite his poor goal-scoring form he still leads the Premier League goalscorer chart with 22 goals, just one goal ahead of Tottenham and South Korean forward Son Heung-min with 21 goals with two Premier League games remaining.’
The Liverpool forward has been tipped alongside Club mate Sadio Mane and Real Madrid star man Karim Benzema as the favorite to win this year’s Ballon d’Or.
What did Carlo Ancelotti say?
Speaking at a press conference ahead of Real Madrid’s La Liga game with Cadiz, The Italian coach affirmed Mohamed’s claims that he is the best player in his position.
Carlo Ancelotti said:‘Salah has said that in his position he is the best in the world and I think he is right.’
‘I agree with him. In his position, yes, he is the best in the world.’
Mohamed Salah’s Statistics show he is the best player in his position
Salah has scored 30 goals and provided 16 assists in 48 appearances for Liverpool this season.
Mohamed Salah led the race for the Premier League Golden boat with 22 goals and also led the Premier assists Chart with 14 assists this season.
According to Squawka, Mo Salah leads the major statistics by a forward in the Premier League.
The Liverpool forward leads the Premier League in terms of Goals, Assists, shots, shots on target, big chances, touches in the opposition box, and successfully through balls.
Mohamed Salah's 2021/22 Premier League season by numbers:
◉ Most goals
◉ Most assists
◉ Most shots
◉ Most shots on target
◉ Most Big Chances
◉ Most touches in opp. box
◉ Most successful through balls
Mo(st) Salah. 👑 pic.twitter.com/fVuXxvqGZ5
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Do you agree with Mohamed Salah and Carlo Ancelotti or do you think there are players who are currently better than Salah in the position.