And he revealed how his colleague Andy Gray reacted in the studio after the astonishing strike.
Salah scored a superb solo goal against Pep Guardiola’s side, evading challenges from several City players before scoring him past Ederson.
The Egyptian’s effort may not have been a winner as he finished 2-2 at Anfield, but the football world has certainly been in awe of the Liverpool star man.
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So much so that the sports presenter compared Salah to Lionel Messi of Paris Saint-Germain.
“Superb. It was absolutely beautiful, ”Keys wrote in a blog post . “I said that day and I’ll say it again now – the only other player on the planet who could have scored that goal is Messi. It was a work of art. Something of rare beauty.
“It didn’t need words as we’ve watched it over and over again on BeINSPORTS. Just me, Andy [Gray] or Nigel de Jong were going to say he could have added anything. Mo Salah’s goal against City was the culmination of a wonderful second half.
“It was one of those rare moments that elicited spontaneous applause from the whole studio – even Andy – who is a rookie – but immediately knew we had all just witnessed something special. It’s my new favorite PL goal of all time. Sorry. [Matt] The Tissier! “
Salah’s goal against City was his ninth in all competitions so far this season and he has scored in every game he has played except one.
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He appears to be breaking new records every week as he scored his 100th league goal for Liverpool against Brentford just a few weeks ago, and he has become the fastest player to do so for the club.
The winger is currently the Reds’ 10th all-time top scorer and manager Jurgen Klopp has described Salah’s goal against City as a goal ‘to be remembered’ for years to come.
He said: “The second goal, only the best players in the world score goals like this.
“This club never forgets these things, so people will be talking about this goal for a long time and in 50 or 60 years they will remember this goal. “