Egyptian international Mohamed Salah, the Liverpool star, is seeking to write history and crown the Premier League’s top scorer award for the third time in a row, in a rare achievement in the competition, to equalize the number of Alan Shearer, one of the legends of Newcastle United, and the French Thierry Henry, the historic goalscorer for Arsenal..
Salah managed to score a double in the Reds’ 3-1 victory over Brighton on Wednesday, reaching 19 goals in third place in the English league’s top scorer list, 3 goals behind Jimmy Vardy, the leader of Leicester City, 4 rounds before the end of the competition..
With Liverpool clinching the Premier League title by seven full rounds before the end, some call on German coach Juergen Klopp to give a number of his players a rest and push young elements during the rest of the matches..
There are 3 obstacles standing in front of Salah to write history to know from here
Liverpool is entering today’s meeting, which is the champion of the current season of the competition after an absence of 30 years, and occupies the lead with 92 points, 23 points behind Manchester City, the center team, while Burnley is in tenth place with 49 points.
Liverpool, led by its German technical director Juergen Klopp, is trying to win in the face of today, in order to break many records, the most important of which is to continue winning at Anfield, and try to end the season with points exceeding 100 points in a record.
The Burnley team is also looking for victory in order to play next season in the European League competition.