had become Egyptian star Mohamed Salah, the Liverpool player, Threatening to sit on the bench of the European champions starting from the next season 2020-2021, in light of the thinking of the German coach Juergen Klopp to support the Reds by contracting the Frenchman Othmane Dembele, Barcelona player who joined the ranks of the Blaugrana in the summer of 2017 from Borussia Dortmund, Germany, for 105 million euros in addition to To 40 million euros in incentives and bonuses.
Club seeks Dembele services to provide strong competition with the attacking trio of Reds Sadio Mane, Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah, especially the latter, which may threaten the Egyptian star’s position of participating mainly in all with Liverpool.
English press reports recently revealed that Liverpool club has increased the chances of annexing Dembele from Barcelona after the Barca administration became more flexible in dispensing the French player due to repeated injuries and his level fell with the team, to be ready to agree to any offer of 100 million euros for the departure of the 22-year-old .
The English newspaper “Daily Star” recently stated that Dembele would be an ideal choice for German coach Klopp to participate essentially at times with the relief of Mohamed Salah or one of the offensive duo of the Reds “Manny and Firmino.”
Dembele participated with Barcelona in only 9 games during the current season 2019-2020 for a total of 492 minutes, during which they scored a single goal in the Spanish League.
The number of French players who joined Barca reached 74 games in all competitions, during which he scored 19 goals, at a rate of 0.25 goals per game, and made 17 others.
On the other hand, despite the decline in the scoring record for the Egyptian star Mohamed Salah with Liverpool this season, the average scoring rate reached 0.50 goals per game by scoring 14 goals in 28 meetings in all competitions, bringing the total goals of the pharaoh crowned Premier League scorer award last two seasons to 85 A goal throughout his career with the Reds in 132 games in addition to 37 assists.