To make sure you never miss out on your favourite NEW stories, we're happy to send you some reminders

Click 'OK' then 'Allow' to enable notifications

Not now
OK
Advert

Mohamed Salah Escapes Red Card For Shock Challenge On Porto's Danilo Pereira

Published 
| Last updated 

Mohamed Salah Escapes Red Card For Shock Challenge On Porto's Danilo Pereira

Mohamed Salah has once again been placed at the centre of controversy after his shock challenge in Liverpool's Champions League clash against Porto.

The 26-year-old Reds star went in for a tackle that caught Danilo Pereira, which many have labelled a potential leg breaker.

Check it out below.

Advert

Shocker, right?

Advert

Unsurprisingly, football fans have flocked to Twitter and expressed their outrage at the incident.

Advert

Jürgen Klopp's men sealed a 2-0 first-leg quarter-final win at Anfield, with Naby Keïta and Roberto Firmino getting their names on the scoresheet.

In other Champions League news, Tottenham Hotspur clinched a 1-0 victory over Manchester City at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium after Son Heung-min scored the winner in the second half.

Advert

The match wasn't without its controversies, namely for a VR decision that led to the reigning Premier League champions being awarded a penalty and Sergio Agüero being denied the opener.

What did you make of Salah's challenge?

Let us know in the comments.

Featured Image Credit: Jake Heasman/BT Sport

Topics: Liverpool, Football News, Anfield, Football, REds, Naby Keita, Roberto Firmino, porto, Jurgen Klopp, Champions League, Mohamed Salah

Adnan Riaz
More like this
Advert
Advert
Advert

Chosen for YouChosen for You

Football

Borussia Dortmund 'replace' Erling Haaland with forgotten Premier League striker who didn't score a goal

34 minutes ago

Most Read StoriesMost Read

Gabby Agbonlahor claims he would rather have Marko Arnautovic at Manchester United than Jadon Sancho

8 hours ago