Comparing Mo Salah with Liverpool’s other Premier League centurions

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Liverpool's Mohamed Salah

Mohamed Salah has been a goalscoring sensation since his arrival at Liverpool in 2017 and recently became the fourth player to score 100 Premier League goals for the club.

Salah is in good company. Club legends Robbie Fowler and Steven Gerrard have also racked up a century of league goals for Liverpool while Michael Owen, whose own legacy is more complicated, still banged them during his time at Anfield.

We’ve crunched the stats and compared Salah’s Premier League record with Liverpool’s three other centurions in the competition.

Mohamed Salah

Games: 151
Starts: 144
Sub appearances: 7

Goals: 100
Assists: 38

Penalties scored: 14

Minutes per goal: 126.91
Minutes per non-penalty goal: 147.6
Minutes per goal or assist: 92.0

Robbie Fowler

Games: 266
Starts: 225
Sub appearances: 41

Goals: 128
Assists: 30

Penalties scored: 14

Minutes per goal: 158.7
Minutes per non-penalty goal: 178.2
Minutes per goal or assist: 128.5

Steven Gerrard

Games: 504
Starts: 466
Sub appearances: 38

Goals: 121
Assists: 97

Penalties scored: 32

Minutes per goal: 340.1
Minutes per non-penalty goal: 462.4
Minutes per goal or assist: 188.8

Liverpool's Steven Gerrard kisses the Champions League trophy.

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Michael Owen

Games: 216
Starts: 193
Sub appearances: 23

Goals: 118
Assists: 36

Penalties scored: 10

Minutes per goal: 142.5
Minutes per non-penalty goal: 150.7
Minutes per goal or assist: 109.2


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