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Aboutrika reveals Real Madrid star that is scared of Salah

International Edition By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 16/05/2018

Egypt Legend Mohamed Aboutrika has revealed the Real Madrid star that is sacred of Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah, according to report.

Aboutrika was Egypt’s captain in the 2012 Olympics and he has singled out Marcelo as the Real Madrid player that is scared of Salah, in his word he said “Real Madrid left-back Marcelo is “terrified” of Liverpool winger Mohamed Salah.

Salah has been in red-hot form for Liverpool since the start of the season, he was signed from Roma last summer and since his arrival to the Anfield, his form has been tremendous.

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The Liverpool forward scored 38 Premier League goals being the highest goal scorer of the English top flight and set the record for most goals scored in a particular season in England.

Salah and Marcelo will battle it out of the left wing of Real Madrid defence in the Champions League final in Kiev on May 26.

Salah former teammate Aboutrika believes that Reds have the chance of winning their sixth European Cup.

Salah and Marcelo first went head-to-head in the London Olympics when Salah came off the bench to inspire a second-half fightback against Brazil.

Trailing 3-0 at the break, Salah scored once as Egypt ended up losing 3-2, they are also in contention for the Champions League final for their various club and Aboutrika is banking on Salah to wreck havoc.

“Liverpool have a big chance to win the Champions League against Real Madrid.

“I witnessed on that pitch what Salah can do to Marcelo during the Olympic Games.

“I was playing with Egypt against Brazil. Marcelo is terrified of Salah.

"I noticed the same thing in the Champions League when Roma played against Real,” Aboutrika told beIN Sports MENA.

Real Madrid eliminated Roma in the 2015/16 season it was another meeting with the Brazilian defender and the Egyptian forward.
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