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Liverpool No. 2 Pep Lijnders on Salah's role change, Fabinho and defensive solidity

Despite Manchester City's strong run of form, ESPN FC's Paul Mariner explains why Liverpool remain his favourites to win the Premier League title.

LIVERPOOL, England -- Liverpool assistant manager Pepijn Lijnders believes Mohamed Salah's willingness and ability to change his role this season makes him one of the best footballers in the world.

Salah broke records and claimed the Premier League Golden Boot last season as he scored 44 goals for Liverpool, lining UP on the right of a forward three.

However, Liverpool's coaching staff decided to move Salah to a more central role in the summer, and he has enjoyed similar success having netted 20...

Liverpool's Mo Salah looks a lot younger after shaving his beard off

With Liverpool back on top of the Premier League after a comfortable win over Bournemouth, Mohamed Salah celebrated by streamlining his look just a little bit.

The Egyptian forward scored the third goal in the Reds' 3-0 victory at Anfield and then startled his Instagram followers the following morning with a selfie that notably had something missing.

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For the first time in what seems like an age, Salah appeared with a completely freshly-shaven face. Not a hint of that trademark beard to be seen.


Wijnaldum, Mane, Salah 8/10 as Liverpool notch big win vs. Bournemouth

Liverpool bounced back from their recent dip in form with a comfortable 3-0 win over Bournemouth, at Anfield.

LIVERPOOL, England -- Liverpool returned to the top of the Premier League with an emphatic 3-0 win over Bournemouth on Saturday.

Sadio Mane, Georginio Wijnaldum and Mohamed Salah scored the goals at Anfield as Liverpool's title charge got back on track after dropping points in their last two matches. Manchester City, however, can reclaim the top spot on goal difference with a victory over Chelsea on Sunday.


When Liverpool needed to deliver, they did, and then some. All the talk leading...

West Ham provide evidence of abuse toward Liverpool's Mohamed Salah

West Ham United have handed evidence to the police after completing an investigation into racist abuse shouted at Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah during their Premier League match at the London Stadium on Monday.

A video emerged on social media in which audible racial slurs were directed at the 26-year-old Egypt international as he was taking a corner. The match finished in a 1-1 draw.

The user who posted the video on Twitter said: "I went to watch West Ham vs Liverpool and I was disgusted by what...

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah to sit out Egypt's March matches

Alexis Nunes and Paul Mariner go head-to-head predicting all the Premier League matchups of the weekend, including Manchester City's heavyweight bout with Chelsea.
With Manchester City and Liverpool both having key fixtures in the coming weeks, the FC crew wonder who can avoid fatigue to get job done.
Former Liverpool striker Ian Rush says with 13 games left in the Premier League season, there are still plenty of ups and downs to come for Liverpool.
Former Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher says if Liverpool beat Man United, it would be a massive psychological boost in terms of their Premier League title ambitions.

Mohamed Salah is set to be rested for Egypt's fixtures in March's international break, the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) have confirmed to ESPN FC.

Egypt are scheduled to play Niger in their final Africa Cup of Nations qualifier -- a tournament they have already qualified for -- before travelling to Nigeria for a friendly.

And EFA spokesperson Osama Ismail said the Liverpool forward would not feature in the fixtures taking place on March 22 and 26.

In October, Salah returned to Liverpool from...