Mohamed Salah’s potential move to Spanish capital rumors has been fueled by ex-Real Madrid President Ramon Calderon.
are reportedly lining up a move forLiverpool
’s striker in the summer, however, it seems unlikely as the club would struggle to afford a deal, according to club’s former president
A couple of months ago,
had talked about the possibility of leaving the Reds and refused to rule out a move to Spanish giantsBarcelona
The Egyptian striker is under contract at Liverpool until 2023 and there are still two years left to his current deal at Anfield and Calderon believes the Reds are not willing to sell him.
The former Madrid president toldON Time Sports
: “He is a great player and a goalscorer. He helped Liverpool by giving his best, but I don’t think they will let him go.
“It is expected that, if they were to think about it, they would only let him go for a lot of money.
“Salah is wanted, of course, by Real Madrid, but Liverpool would ask for a lot of money and, if that deal were to be completed, it would be crucial.
“Salah is a great player with fantastic potential, and any club wishes to acquire such talents, but for Real Madrid I do not think they have the financial means to sign Salah.”