Liverpool: Mohamed Salah becomes quickest Reds player to net 50 Premier League goals


Liverpool: Mohamed Salah becomes quickest Reds player to net 50 Premier League goals

Mohamed Salah was the hero for Liverpool on Friday evening as his brilliant solo goal inspired a crucial victory for Jurgen Klopp’s men against Southampton.

After a dismal start, the Reds fought back with a headed equaliser from Naby Keita, before Salah sprinted from his own half to find the back of the net and Jordan Henderson sealed the victory on the south coast.

Salah has become the quickest Liverpool player in history to reach 50 Premier League goals

The Egypt international had been stranded on 49 league goals for the club after failing to notch in any of his previous six league appearances, but his fine strike at St Mary’s saw him reach his half-century in just his 69th match – a Liverpool record.

But which former Reds are behind Salah on the list? talkSPORT.com has delved into the history of the Anfield club and here are the findings…