April 12, 2018
At the height of Beatlemania, fans would scream so loudly that Liverpool's most famous exports could no longer hear themselves play.
The furore was unbearable and became a factor in the band's decision to stop touring.
Over half a century later, there's a new man whipping the city into a frenzy ... only he likes it when things get turned up to eleven.
"There's something very special about playing for Liverpool," Mohamed Salah tells CNN's Becky Anderson, as a remarkable debut season in which he has had a direct hand in 50 goals reaches its climax.
Mohammad Salah: Theres something very special about playing for Liverpool
More often than not this season the Reds have marched to the relentless beat of Salah's drum.
On Tuesday it was the Egyptian's goal that turned the tide in Liverpool's favor as Jurgen Klopp's team won 2-1 and 5-1 on aggregate against Manchester City to reach the Champions League semifinals.
"The Champions League nights are special for the fans too," says the 25-year-old, who joined from Roma for a club-record fee of $49 million. "You can feel it on the streets."
"The atmosphere in that first game against Man City was the first time I had really seen something like that."
Mohammad Salah: Theres something very special about playing for Liverpool
'We had to be positive'
Just over a week ago, Pep Guardiola's celebrated City side visited Anfield having fallen to a single league defeat all season.
Heralded by some as the greatest team in Premier League history, tipped by others to finally contend for a first Champions League title, City's players trudged off with their heads down and the quarterfinal tie all but over.
As he has so often done this season it was Salah who sparked that win, scoring the first goal in Liverpool's 3-0 victory.
Smoke bombs and flares had greeted City's bus to the chagrin of Guardiola, but it was just another day at the office for Salah, dubbed "the Egyptian King" by adoring Reds supporters.
Having opened the scoring after 12 minutes, Salah then set up the third as Liverpool ran out emphatic winners.
Last weekend it got worse for City, a two-goal lead evaporating against rivals Manchester United at the Etihad.
The sheen of invincibility had gone.
Yet by the time the second leg came around three days later, you'd have been hard pressed to find a Liverpool fan who wasn't worried.
Nerves were jangling even more when Gabriel Jesus found the net after two minutes to give City a glimmer of hope.
Mohammad Salah: Theres something very special about playing for Liverpool
But just as the blue moon looked set to rise, once again Salah came to the fore. It was his 39th goal of the season.
"When we saw the draw, everyone knew it would be a difficult game," he says. "I knew it would be difficult but I said we had to be positive and win.
"That's what we did."
Salah's torrent of goals has prompted Liverpool fans to come up with a number of songs to honor the Egyptian international's feats this season. No wonder he looks so at home behind those drums in the Beatles museum.
Related Stories
Latest News
Top news around the world
Coronavirus Disease

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus.

Most people infected with the COVID-19 virus will experience mild to moderate respiratory illness and recover without requiring special treatment. Older people, and those with underlying medical problems like cardiovascular disease, diabetes, chronic respiratory disease, and cancer are more likely to develop serious illness.

Around the World

Celebrity News

> Latest News in Media

Watch It
Wanda Sykes and Scott Baio at war over Joe Biden’s ‘ain’t black’ remarks | Page Six Celebrity News
May 28, 2020
u3TYzRbpRdk
John Krasinski and Emily Blunt's relationship is cuter than Jim and Pam's | Page Six Celebrity News
May 28, 2020
9gYT3vMnh68
'Too Hot To Handle’ star Francesca Farago shows us her new bikini line | Page Six Celebrity News
May 28, 2020
D6tAriY2AYg
Gabrielle Union on 'America's Got Talent' Toxicity, Why She Doesn't Regret Speaking Out
May 27, 2020
2KaefM_QT-Q
'Brockmire' Stars Amanda Peet, Hank Azaria Reflect on Series Finale and Onscreen Chemistry
May 26, 2020
XcG_gLdG-Gk
Marcia Gay Harden talks 'Barkskins," "Moxie," and Working With Amy Poehler
May 26, 2020
Gae-emoK8A0
George Floyd Family Outraged at FBI, Prosecutors Failing to Arrest Cops | TMZ
May 28, 2020
VPgyQpZ-ToI
Kim Kardashian Applauds Ex-Inmate for Mixtape Produced in Prison | TMZ
May 28, 2020
Z_E2N-3b0lw
Victoria Beckham FINALLY Smiles | TMZ
May 28, 2020
kYOuDAgx4mQ
Reese's Smoothie Recipe, DJ Khaled's Hazmat Pedi & 5 Hair Transplants | Nightly Pop | E! News
May 29, 2020
ucQ_lRBZZlQ
Biebers vs. TicToc Doc, Lisa's Sex Ed & Fed Ex Goes Gaga - "Nightly Pop" 05/28/2020 | E! News
May 29, 2020
83T4wN4ARCA
Dancer Uses TikTok to Help Fight Cancer | Feel Good Friday | E! News
May 29, 2020
_wnnw_-lmkc
TV Schedule
Late Night Show
Watch the latest shows of U.S. top comedians

Sports

Latest sport results, news, videos, interviews and comments
Latest Events
08
Mar
ITALY: Serie A
Juventus - Inter Milan
08
Mar
ENGLAND: Premier League
Manchester United - Manchester City
08
Mar
ENGLAND: Premier League
Chelsea - Everton
08
Mar
SPAIN: La Liga
Real Betis - Real Madrid
08
Mar
ITALY: Serie A
AC Milan - Genoa
07
Mar
ENGLAND: Premier League
Burnley - Tottenham Hotspur
07
Mar
ENGLAND: Premier League
Arsenal - West Ham United
07
Mar
SPAIN: La Liga
Barcelona - Real Sociedad
07
Mar
ENGLAND: Premier League
Liverpool - Bournemouth
07
Mar
SPAIN: La Liga
Atletico Madrid - Sevilla
01
Mar
SPAIN: La Liga
Real Madrid - Barcelona
01
Mar
ENGLAND: Premier League
Everton - Manchester United
01
Mar
ENGLAND: Premier League
Tottenham Hotspur - Wolves
01
Mar
SPAIN: La Liga
Espanyol - Atletico Madrid
01
Mar
ITALY: Serie A
Cagliari - Roma
29
Feb
ENGLAND: Premier League
Watford - Liverpool
29
Feb
ITALY: Serie A
Napoli - Torino
29
Feb
ENGLAND: Premier League
Bournemouth - Chelsea
24
Feb
ENGLAND: Premier League
Liverpool - West Ham United
23
Feb
ENGLAND: Premier League
Arsenal - Everton
23
Feb
ENGLAND: Premier League
Manchester United - Watford
23
Feb
ITALY: Serie A
Roma - Lecce
23
Feb
SPAIN: La Liga
Atletico Madrid - Villarreal
22
Feb
SPAIN: La Liga
Levante - Real Madrid
22
Feb
ITALY: Serie A
Fiorentina - AC Milan
22
Feb
ENGLAND: Premier League
Leicester City - Manchester City
22
Feb
ITALY: Serie A
Spal - Juventus
Find us on Instagram
at @feedimo to stay up to date with the latest.
Featured Video You Might Like
0vmRhiLHE2U JFCZUoa6MYE UfN5PCF5EUo 2PV55f3-UAg W3y9zuI_F64 -7qCxIccihU pQ9gcOoH9R8 g5MRDEXRk4k tudKp5Vhs3k iwWHibhssSo kQr0XHPbICM 5NeCb7JxaRk
Copyright © 2020 Feedimo. All Rights Reserved.