Some fans have been left wondering what Mohamed Salah's goal celebration means, as they hope to see it in the upcoming Champions League final against Real Madrid on Saturday May 28.
Liverpool will be going for their seventh Champions League title and suffered against Los Blancos last time they faced them without Salah. The Egyptian went off injured in a 3-1 defeat to Real in the 2017 final after a coming together with Spanish defender Sergio Ramos.
The argument among many Liverpool fans is that Salah is up there with one of the best players in the world at the moment, so he will be key to their plans to lift the trophy once again as they remain on the hunt for an impressive and unprecedented quadruple.
Salah has racked up an incredible 155 goals in just 252 Liverpool appearances since he signed for the Reds in 2017, so there are plenty of occasions for Salah, 29, to pull out his famous tree celebration, though he doesn't always do it
Salah also makes a motion after he finished celebrating with his teammates where he kneels on the ground.
So what does the celebration mean?
What is the meaning behind Mohamed Salah's goal celebration?
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Mohamed Salah performs the tree yoga celebration whenever he scores a goal as it just "came to mind" once.
A keen yoga man, Salah posed in the now-famous tree pose when scoring a stunning second against Chelsea in a 2-0 victory over the Blues in the 2018-19 season.
He said to Sky Sports after the game: "I am a yoga man… I do yoga and it just came into my mind."
The tree yoga pose is meant to symbolise good balance and being grounded. One yoga expert speculated this meant Salah was showing his commitment to the Reds amid some transfer speculation.
More recently Salah was reported to be close to signing a new contract with the FA Cup winners.
There is some speculation that Spanish giants Barcelona are hoping to add the Premier League record-maker to their squad.
Salah also kneels down in prayer after he scores, which he explained: "[I’ve] always done that since I was young, everywhere.
"It's something like praying or like thank God for what I have received, but yeah, it's just praying and praying for a win."
Will Salah be fit for the Champions League final?
Speculation is in the air with some concerned Mohamed Salah will not be fit in time for the final, but Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has squashed some fears.
He said before the Southampton game: "The next game is on Tuesday and that’s obviously pretty quick. No, I think they both will be fine, but not… maybe… (on Tuesday)."
Salah missed the 2-1 win over Southampton on Tuesday May 17 and faces a race to be fit for the final
The talismanic Egyptian went off injured in the gruelling FA Cup final win over Chelsea with a groin injury, alongside key defender Virgil van Dijk.
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