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Salah Deal Done

The deal to bring the FC Basel player Mohammad Salah to Stamford Bridge was finally sealed on Sunday.

A medical was satisfactorily concluded and personal terms for the 21 year-old Egyptian were hammered out.

Salah`s pace will add to our counter attacking threat and when asked about the move the player is quoted as having remarked,

"I`m very happy to sign for such a big club. I hope I can make the supporters happy."

As for Jose Mourinho, when asked about Salah, wryly replied,

"First of all, he won`t score against Chelsea - which is a good thing. Seriously, we had to react to the Mata situation, which was unexpected."

"Salah is a player who looks for space, trying to get behind people. He`s a good choice and a good option."


Here at Vital Chelsea we`d like to officially welcome Salah to Stamford Bridge and we hope his Chelsea career is a successful one.




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Writer: Merlin Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday January 27 2014

Time: 5:41PM

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mourinho referred to him as a good option, going by the little or no recognition the lad is accorded due to the mata saga, I am willing to place a bet that this kid is going to excite us and bring a breathe of fresh air. he'll probably challenge for a starting berth in a coupla weeks
Desmondadonis
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27/01/2014 17:51:00

He is a mou type of player,i hope to see him against city.good deal for us
Lanrryb64
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27/01/2014 18:01:00

I agree with your view @Desmond
Tala4good
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27/01/2014 18:01:00

I hope he excel in cfc
Tala4good
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27/01/2014 18:03:00

He's a good player and he can be world class too. Mou will make him better as he's his kind of player. He'll actually get into the rhythm of the game fast and i am excited to see him play. Welcome Man!
BOTUM
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27/01/2014 18:07:00

I actually suspect that this guy will quickly supplant Schurrle in the pecking order of our second band of three attacking mids and will be getting starts when we are faced with opposition where his blistering pace could be a great asset.
GabeU
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27/01/2014 18:13:00

Solid signing, we need depth now Mata and De Bruyne have departed.
BlueBlaze
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27/01/2014 18:21:00

Well,welcome home salah.be professional,work hard and let your legs do more than your mouth.with that,you will achieve your targets.
blue5
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27/01/2014 18:23:00

The New Luis Suarez is born! Gracias Senhor Mourinho for this gift, which you ironically gifted us on your Birthday; we owe you one for this, Senhor! Welcome home Salah; you're one of us now. No more heartbreaks from you on our European nights again, rather our opposition gets your full unforgiving arsenal trained on them from now on. Please teach us how not to miss our Special Juan - the newest manure in red - too much, all through your hopefully glory-filled years to come in SW6. Be champion mate, Insha Allah ;)
HGH Magic
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27/01/2014 18:25:00

Welcome! #ktbffh
syed230183_chelseafc
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27/01/2014 18:34:00

Welcome Salah... Mesmerise!!!
Louis Lancuv
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27/01/2014 18:46:00

Welcome Salah... Mesmerise!!!
Louis Lancuv
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27/01/2014 18:47:00

Surely, by next season, this team has got to be one of the best team in Europe. Willian is coming into his own and still can get even better I feel, Hazard is setting the league alight, Oscar I feel will become worldclass (hes only 22 and I think will be better than Mata if he keeps his head down personally), Salah will take a few month to get use to the pace and strength of the league but what a player he is. And still have players such as Schurrle and those on load. KTBFFH
SmokezDoT
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27/01/2014 19:03:00

Welcome champ all you need do is. "do to other what you use to do to us"
Finney_angel
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27/01/2014 19:50:00

Welcome 2d bridge salah,wish u a glorious time full of major achievements wyl u re here.
Bluegiant
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27/01/2014 20:10:00

welcome salah
habbo
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27/01/2014 21:38:00

Just Salah-vating at the prospectr that is Mohammed Salah.
Gian-Franco/Luca
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28/01/2014 07:23:00

Welcome new boy! show me your the next big thing from Africa and from morocco since Mustapha hadji ;)
kolagold25
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28/01/2014 11:03:00

@kolagold25 he's not Moroccan, he's Egyptian.
BlueBlaze
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28/01/2014 11:51:00

 

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