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Champions League: Salah pips Ronaldo, Messi to another milestone

Champions League: Salah pips Ronaldo, Messi to another milestone

- Liverpool star Mohamed Salah edges Ronaldo and Messi as quickest player in this season's Champions League

- Mohamed Salah clocked the highest speed in this season's Champions League

-.The Egyptian speedster posted an impressive 33.8kmph during the campaign

-.Salah will be hoping to lift the Champions League trophy in Saturday's final in Kiev

Liverpool’s Egyptian star, Mohamed Salah is currently leading the race for the highest recorded speed ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi as well as Manchester duo of Marcus Rashford and Kyle Walker.

The Egyptian international has scored 44 goals in all competitions and will be hoping to find the back of the net once again on Saturday as Jurgen Klopp's side go for a sixth European title against Real Madrid.

The 25-year-old speedster is known for leading the Reds counter attacks and his pace has been clocked at 33.8 kilometres per hour.

Interestingly, that pace puts Saleh top of the pace standings so far this season with just one match remaining in the competition according to a Daily Mail report.

The ‘Egyptian Pharaoh’ as Saleh is fondly called by fans and admirers has plenty of Premier League company at the Top 5 of the standings with Rashford in second spot with 33.5kmph and Walker completing the top three.

The England international has a speed of 33.3kmph and shares the bronze medal spot with Barcelona’s Ousmane Dembele.

Roma's Greek defender Kostas Manolas completes the top five after he posted an impressive 33.1kmph.

Already, Salah's incredible debut season at Anfield has seen him claim both the PFA Player of the Year and FWA Footballer of the Year.

At the last count, the 'Egyptian King' is being compared with the likes of C.Ronaldo and Messi and will be gunning for European glory with his Reds gang in Kiev on Saturday night.

Earlier, Legit.ng reported that Spanish champions Real Madrid are now in desperate mood to sign the Liverpool striker in the summer transfer window opens.

Los Blancos' chiefs have reportedly offered Premier League side Liverpool Karim Benzema plus cash in their attempt to bring Salah to the Bernabeu this summer.

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