His 32 League goal on Sunday, which secured him the Golden Boot, also broke a long-held record for most goals scored in a 38-game Premier League season.
In teeing him up Salah became the first Liverpool player since Luis Suarez and Steven Gerrard to register both 10 Premier League goals and 10 assists in a single season.
"You know, before everything we are friends".
The Egyptian acknowledges Klopp's importance to helping him hit the ground running as he says his relationship with the manager has been key in his first season at the club, following his move from Roma last summer. "Not only me, but a lot of the players". When you see people, they were wishing me luck for the final, they didn't wish me luck for Brighton! We had to prove that it was possible playing in the Champions League and qualifying for the Champions League.
Defender Virgil van Dijk has urged the team to be courageous against the Champions League holders when they meet on May 26 in Ukraine. It's going to be hard but I think that's something we can deal with.
Solanke had been at Chelsea since he was 8 but made a decision to leave in favour of more first-team opportunities at Liverpool after having played just 17 minutes of senior action.
"We had a lot of injury problems and the group of players which was involved today have to do the job all the time".
"Here, we can close the door when we are in the hotel or on the training ground - and that's the reason we're here".
'The only thing we have to do is play our own game and not be nervous.
German coach Jurgen Klopp does not want to lose his new prized asset but understands he cannot determine the future of Salah.