Comparing Mo Salah’s record against the ‘big six’ with Ronaldo’s

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Mohamed Salah playing for Liverpool.

Liverpool‘s Mohamed Salah and Manchester United‘s Cristiano Ronaldo have both enjoyed terrorising Premier League defences – but how do the two compare?

Salah and Ronaldo have both led their sides to Premier League titles, particularly excelling in the games against their biggest rivals.

Here, we’ve taken a look at their records against the Premier League’s “big six” (Chelsea, Arsenal, Tottenham, Man City, Man Utd and Liverpool). Note: we’ve used their stats from all competitions, including their spells outside of the Premier League.

Mo Salah

Games: 63
Starts: 58
Sub appearances: 5

Goals: 32
Assists: 10

Penalties scored: 9

Minutes per goal: 158.7
Minutes per non-penalty goal: 220.9
Minutes per goal or assist: 120.9

Cristiano Ronaldo

Games: 79
Starts: 70
Sub appearances: 9

Goals: 28
Assists: 14

Penalties scored: 10

Minutes per goal: 228
Minutes per non-penalty goal: 354.7
Minutes per goal or assist: 152


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