Zinedine Zidane has moved to distance himself from discuss of a transfer for Mohamed Salah because the ahead continues to be linked with Real Madrid.
The Liverpool star has solely served to gas hypothesis as he refuses to rule out a swap to Spain.
Since transferring to Anfield in 2017 the Egyptian has scored over 100 occasions and received each the Premier League and the Champions League.
When quizzed on whether or not he would ever think about transferring to Spain Salah not too long ago mentioned “maybe one day”.
That comes after he spoke to AS in December and mentioned: “I think Madrid and Barcelona are two top clubs.
“Who is aware of what’s going to occur sooner or later, however proper now I’m centered on successful the Premier League and the Champions League with Liverpool once more.”
Despite the Egyptian’s claims Zidane just isn’t keen on addressing the hypothesis.
“Since he isn’t our participant, I’m not going to get into that,” he mentioned in his pre-match press conference.
Salah and Liverpool will tackle Real Madrid on Tuesday night time within the final eight of the Champions League.
It is the primary time the 2 sides will meet since their 2018 Champions League Final which noticed Los Blancos come out on high.
Salah had to make an early exit that night time in Kiev following a conflict with Sergio Ramos, who will likely be absent for the first-leg.
The Champions League stays Liverpool’s solely hope of successful any silverware this season following their troublesome league marketing campaign.
Madrid will host the Reds within the first-leg and are available into the sport having not lost of their final 11 outings.