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Ashley Cole jokes Chelsea defenders ought to ‘PUNCH’ Mo Salah to cease him as Blues legend praises Liverpool star he used to play with


Ashley Cole jokingly instructed a violent tactic for Chelsea’s defenders to cease Mo Salah from scoring on Sunday afternoon.

The Blues hosted Liverpool at Stamford Bridge, with Cole on punditry responsibility for Sky.

Cole first met Salah when Chelsea performed Basel
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They then performed collectively when Chelsea signed him
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Because the groups had been strolling out on to the pitch, his fellow pundit Jamie Redknapp requested: “Ashley, you’ve labored so much with him [Salah] if you performed with him at Roma.

“How do you discover the easiest way to cease him is?”

Cole jokingly replied: “I used to be gonna say punch him!

“However no, he was such a humble man and to see him work within the flesh, he’s a perfectionist. When he doesn’t rating, he will get the hump.

Cole and Salah reunited at Roma a few years later

“However easy methods to cease him? It’s simply to be aggressive with him. That’s simply the way you play in opposition to this Liverpool group.

“Being on the entrance foot, being aggressive, don’t allow them to play.

“Are you able to cease the service to him at the start?

“After which, when it does get to him, are you able to get round, be compact after which perhaps double up on him or one thing?

“As a result of it’s not simply him, that entrance three may be very harmful.”






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