Liverpool did not deserve to lose the 2019 Community Shield playoff against Manchester City. Juergen Klopp’s men were dominant and resilient against their rival. The blues were lucky to make it to penalty shootouts which they eventually won thanks to a late clearance of the line by Kyle Walker. Looking at the match statistics, Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah had 10 shots at goal, while is three times more than any of his teammate.
Of course, he is their primary goal option, therefore, chances will be created for him, but does he make the right decision sometimes? Throughout the game, there were several instances he could have passed to a teammate in a better position but opted for glory.
After making the top ten nominees for the FIFA Best award in consecutive seasons. Maybe Salah wants to keep up appearances. Do you think Salah is a selfish player? Join the conversation