Salah, 25, endured a disappointing spell at Stamford Bridge, making just 13 league
appearances for Jose Mourinho’s side before being loaned out to Fiorentina and
He refused to write himself off even when it seemed some had already written him off..
Mohamed Salah revealed he always knew he would return to the Premier League and
succeed after a disappointing stint at Chelsea.
He aimed a dig at his former employers for not giving him a chance. The Egypt
international has enjoyed a remarkable debut season with Liverpool after being signed in a
£35million deal from Roma, scoring a stunning 31 Premier League goals.
Mohamed Salah is the proud winner of the PFA player of the year 2018 award.
Hear the Egyptian hitman:
‘I didn’t have my chance at Chelsea so it was very clear in my mind that I return back to the
Premier League and I will show everyone my football.
‘I’m very happy about my award, I’m very happy about my team-mates for what we are
doing in the Premier League and the Champions League.’
When asked if he had a point to prove, he added:
‘I think I left, and then I came back as a different person, a different man, a
‘As I said before, I didn’t have my chance. I will talk about myself at the
moment, I’m very happy and very proud about that.’