Salah Looking Forward To Roma Reunion

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Mohamed Salah has revealed what his former Roma team-mates thought of drawing Liverpool in the Champions League semi-finals.

Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool side will host Roma at Anfield on April 24 in their leg. The 25-year-old only left Roma in the off-season, and he has enjoyed a sensational debut campaign at Liverpool, where he has scored 39 goals in all competitions.

The last time they played a draw with the Yellow and Reds was in January 2015 and punters who are bold can back a repeat of the outcome at a chunky (3.40).

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"I didn't see the first leg, but how boring Barcelona are", the former Red told Italian daily La Repubblica when asked about Roma knocking out Barcelona. Bundesliga champions Bayern, who named Niko Kovac as their next coach minutes before the draw, eased past Sevilla in their quarter-final. The 2018 final will be played in Kiev.

A UEFA Champions League semifinal draw steeped in the competition's rich history paired Real Madrid and Bayern Munich on Friday, and then matched Liverpool with Roma.

The second legs will be played in Madrid on May 1 and in Rome the following day.

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Lazio are in blistering form in the Italian top-flight having won their previous three games, including the 6-2 demolition of Benevento last week. Atletico lost 1-0 to Sporting in Lisbon on Thursday but advanced 2-1 on aggregate. In the first result, 4-1 was not how the game was - it was Lionel Messi genius against a good side of Roma.

Roma are unbeaten in six of their last eight outings in all competitions and are (1.44) to avoid defeat once again here.

Defender Andy Robertson said ahead of the draw the team was brimming with confidence after their win over Man City in the quarters.

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