English coach Steven Gerrard, manager of Saudi club Al-Ittifaq, surprised Egyptian star Liverpool player Mohamed Salah with a fiery announcement of proposals from Kingdom clubs.
Rumors about Salah’s future at the Reds circulated during the current summer transfer period amid news of talks with the Jeddah Federation to include Al Masri before Rami Abbas, the player’s agent, denied it.
Gerrard spoke in statements from MBC’s Stadium Echoes about Jordan Henderson joining the deal, saying, “I definitely have a close relationship with the player.”
And he continued: “There is a lot of trust and mutual respect between us. Thanks to the members of the board of directors of the team and respect to the League and the Minister of Sports for their role and support in concluding contracts with Jordan, who, in turn, is looking forward to this challenge.”
He added: “He still has a few years ahead of him as a player. We were looking for a person who has the characteristics of a coach in the green box, a person who leads and a leader whose voice is heard, a player who, with his performance, rises to the technical level of the entire league. to become a role model for young players in Saudi Arabia”.
Gerrard surprises Mohamed Salah with a fiery statement about Saudi proposals!
Regarding Salah, he stated: “A contract with Mo in Saudi Arabia? No, Mohamed is my favorite player, I love Liverpool so much, I want him to stay in red my team”.
And he concluded by saying: “I want him to win some league championships and the Champions League, and then maybe we’ll consider signing him here.”