Rida: Real Madrid will bid for Mohamed Salah

The president of the Egyptian FA Hany Abo Rida has revealed that Real Madrid will lodge an attempt to sign Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah in the summer. The 25-year-old linked up with the Reds from AS Roma for nearly £40m in July, and he has since stood out as the leading performer for the Merseyside outfit.

His performances have, as a result, caught the eye of Europe’s elite and Rida suggests that the European champions will test the Reds’ resolve with a tempting offer in the summer, he said: “Real Madrid will make an offer for Salah during the summer. Salah is now looking to improve his game. Obviously if an Egyptian plays for a club as popular around the world as Real Madrid, it’s going to be great for Egyptian football.” Continue reading →