Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba admits Mohamed Salah is likely to break all of his goalscoring records before he retires. The Liverpool forward has surpassed Drogba’s 104 Premier League goals. And became the all-time top African goalscorer in the English top flight. After scoring a hat-trick against Manchester United at Old Trafford last month.
Salah who has now scored 108 league goals. Impressively shatters the former Chelsea striker’s long-standing record. It took Drogba in 254 games to score 104 goals. While the Reds forward recorded that record after just 167 appearances. Drogba remains Africa’s top scorer in the Champions League. 44 goals, with Salah now scoring less than 11. Drogba was surprised by Salah’s goalscoring success. And he admits that in the end Egyptian stars will be able to break various records.
The former Ivorian Coast striker told Mehwar TV: “If he continues to play, He will break all my records. I want to cry!”
The two were teammates together for a short time. At Chelsea during the 2014/15 season. When Drogba returned to Stamford Bridge for a second time. Salah was on loan at Fiorentina. During the January trading market of that season. As he struggled for first-team opportunities under Jose Mourinho. Despite failing at the London club. Drogba confirmed that Salah will surely show the world how powerful he is.
Salah had a successful loan spell at Fiorentina and joined Roma the following season, 2015/16, and has since made a permanent move. Although Drogba was no longer a team-mate of the Egyptian national team for the duration of his career, But the Liverpool star came in for help from the Ivorian. Coast during a long time without scoring goals against the best Serie A team. According to report by ufabet