‘Liverpool can compete with Actual Madrid in order that they needn’t transfer’: Nicolas Anelka urges Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane to withstand Bernabeu temptation as he praises ‘genius’ Jurgen Klopp for ending title drought
- Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane have helped Liverpool to Premier League glory
- Former Reds striker Nicolas Anelka believes each might strengthen Actual Madrid
- Anelka struggled in La Liga and has inspired the entrance pair to remain at Anfield
- The retired star has expressed his respect for Roberto Firmino and Jurgen Klopp
Former Liverpool striker Nicolas Anelka has instructed Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane to remain at Anfield and goal extra Premier League glory.
The potent pair have been linked with strikes overseas however Anelka is aware of the stress they’d face on the Bernabeu from his personal temporary unsuccessful spell there after leaving Arsenal in 1999.
Anelka, who had a 20-match mortgage spell at Liverpool from Paris Saint-Germain in the course of the 2001/02 season, instructed the Liverpool Echo: ‘It is a tremendous entrance three.
Nicolas Anelka has instructed striker Mohamed Salah that Liverpool is ‘very a lot the place to be’
The previous France hotshot additionally desires Sadio Mane (proper) to withstand overtures from different golf equipment
‘I like all of them, particularly Roberto Firmino as a result of he’s the important thing for Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane’s success.
‘Salah and Mane are rating within the prime 5 greatest gamers on the earth proper now. They’ve the standard to play for Actual Madrid.
‘However immediately Liverpool can compete with Actual Madrid in order that they needn’t transfer. Liverpool may be very a lot the place to be.’
Supervisor Jurgen Klopp has led his facet to their first Premier League title in 30 years and the Champions League up to now 13 months, along with his most well-liked strikers taking part in a pivotal position and contributing 44 league objectives this season.
Nomadic hitman Anelka scored 4 occasions in 20 video games throughout a mortgage spell at Anfield from PSG
Anelka has described present Reds boss Klopp as a ‘genius’ who will guarantee long-term success
‘The gamers could be proud after 30 years of ready,’ mentioned Anelka, who retired in 2015.
‘It is a disgrace it needed to come similtaneously this coronavirus so they will not be capable of rejoice with the followers like they need to. Nevertheless it’ll do.
‘Jurgen Klopp is a genius. I like his work, the best way he’s along with his gamers and the gamers he has signed. They’re top-class gamers. They will be aggressive for a few years.’
Anelka scored 37 objectives in 89 appearances for dethroned champions Manchester Metropolis between 2002 and 2005, and is a superb admirer of present Metropolis boss Pep Guardiola.
He mentioned: ‘It has been a fantastic battle since Guardiola and Klopp took over. To have these two coaches will increase the extent within the Premier League.
‘It is good to see them battle it out on the prime and I hope it’s going to be like that for a few years. I like each groups however I am going to all the time have a particular feeling for Liverpool.’
The 41-year-old loved success at Manchester Metropolis and is a serious admirer of Pep Guardiola