Salah demands new per-week Liverpool contract
Salah demands new £500,000-per-week Liverpool contract
Liverpool has recently re-signed a number of key players in their squad, but talks are underway with star forward Mohamed Salah.
The two-time Premier League Golden Boot winner has less than two years remaining on his current deal with the Reds.
Virgil van Dijk, Alisson, and skipper Jordan Henderson all recently committed their long-term futures to Liverpool, as well as full-back pair Trent Alexander-Arnold and Andy Robertson.
TOP STORY – SALAH DEMANDS BUMPER LIVERPOOL DEAL
Salah is demanding a major pay rise to re-commit to Liverpool, claims The Mirror.
The Egyptian forward, according to the report, wants to earn £500,000 a week to extend his time at Anfield, having moved to Merseyside from Roma in June 2017.
If the deal is agreed, it would make Salah the highest-paid player in Liverpool’s history.
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– Phil Foden will be presented with a new contract offer by Manchester City which will quadruple his current wages, according to the Daily Star. The new six-year deal is reportedly worth £150,000 per week.
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– Franck Kessie has turned down a new contract offer from Milan, claims Gazzetta Dello Sport, putting Premier League trio Tottenham, Liverpool, and Chelsea on alert.