Mohamed Salah scored the second goal for Liverpool FC against Inter Milan at San Siro (2-0) in the first leg of the 1/8 final of the Champions League.
It was the eighth consecutive goal for the Egyptian striker in this prestigious away competition.
- The Egyptian forward started his streak in November 2020
- Since then, he has beaten goalkeepers from eight clubs
- However, he is a little short of the record holder Cristiano Ronaldo
Salah has been firing since November 2020
Until the 75th minute Inter Milan played a great competition at San Siro . He prevailed, he created many situations for himself. However, he had a problem with making accurate shots. Liverpool FC calmly waited the storm to deliver two decisive blows in the last quarter of an hour. First, in the 75th minute, Roberto Firmino headed the net after a corner from Andrew Robertson. finished off the Italian champions Mohamed Salah , for whom it was the eighth consecutive goal scored outside of Anfield Road. By the way, in you want to win more with huge bonuses, higher odds, and without risks – visit our betting sites online rankings page.
The Egyptian started his impressive series on November 3, 2020, when he scored a goal in the competition with Atalanta (5: 0). In the 2020/2021 season, he also entered the list of goalscorers in away competitions with FC Midtjylland (1: 1), RB Leipzig (2: 0) and Real Madrid (1: 3). In the current competition, he continued his streak against FC Porto (5-1, two goals), Atletico Madrid (3-2, two goals), AC Milan (2-1) and now against the Nerrazzuri.
The record is still in the hands of Ronaldo
However, the 29-year-old striker is not the record holder in the number of matches with a goal in away matches of the Champions League. This record is held by Cristiano Ronaldo , who scored in 11 consecutive games. The shooting festival outside Santiago Bernabeu CR7 started in the 2012/2013 season (Borussia Dortmund, Manchester United, Galatasaray Istanbul), continued in the 2013/2014 competition (again Galatasary, Juventus FC, FC Copenhagen, Schalke 04 Gelsenkirchen, Bayern Munich), and ended in 2014/2015 campaign (Łudogorec Razgrad, Liverpool FC, FC Basel, Schalke 04). Want to know more about football news in India and don’t miss the important news? Subscribe to footbal24.in and receive the latest updates to your email.