Alisson has revealed that Mohamed Salah obtained in contact with him shortly earlier than his transfer to Liverpool.
Jurgen Klopp’s facet accomplished a £68.eight million take care of Roma on Thursday to signal the Brazil worldwide, who has develop into the world’s most-expensive goalkeeper.
Salah, in the meantime, already has expertise of getting Alisson as a teammate because the pair performed collectively at Roma earlier than the Egyptian made the transfer to Liverpool final yr.
And Liverpool’s newest signing admits Salah was eager for him to hitch Anfield.
‘We didn’t have that a lot contact after he left Roma,’ Alisson instructed Liverpool’s official website.
‘We met once more within the sport once we had been up in opposition to one another [in the Champions League last season].
‘Yesterday, he sent me a message saying: ‘Hey, what are you waiting for?’ As the negotiations had been at a sophisticated stage, I replied to him right away saying: ‘Calm down, I’m on my method!’
‘I’m actually completely satisfied to have the chance to play alongside him once more.
‘As nicely as being a fantastic participant, he is a big character and a fantastic individual – which is a very powerful factor.
‘To be with these great people and players day to day is fantastic for me.’
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