It had been Salah's rival for the top scorer accolade Harry Kane who was getting pelters for being greedy last week after Spurs' appeal to the Premier League to take a goal off Christian Eriksen and give it to Kane.
He also ranks third in the list of the most prolific players in a single season in the history of the Liverpool team, scoring 40 goals in various tournaments.
The Egyptian worldwide left the Giallorossi in the summer, but he'll be reunited with his former club in the Champions League semi-finals. Yes, it's extraordinary. He knows that the kind of [football] we play suits him.
"I still talk to most of the players there".
Real Madrid will make a move for Liverpool star Mohamed Salah this summer - but only if they win the Champions League. That's really good but we have to carry on, there are a few games to come. "We had a good time in the dressing room". And then what you need in a game like this, against a side who want to have counter-attacks - which is normal if they are that much under pressure - the counter-pressing was outstanding from the boys. "It's still five games to go, there's a big chance, let's see".
"I will watch them for sure because it is destiny or whatever", Klopp said of Liverpool's historic victories in the Italian capital.
"It feels like a great opportunity to chase the joy we were not able to experience so many years ago, but of course it will be hard because Liverpool are an extremely strong side", he said on the club's official Twitter page.
"You saw the two games against Barcelona".
"Of course, I have happy memories".
Less encouraging is the situation regarding Emre Can, whose participation for the rest of the season may depend on the club reaching the Champions League final in Kiev at the end of May.
Salah, Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane have softened the blow of Philippe Coutinho's January departure by forming an unstoppable alliance up front for Liverpool this term.