"When a guy provokes someone, sometimes you just want to win so you can make fun of them. In training [before the CL final] we used to say 'come Salah, come Salah'... In our head it was already: 'We have to win to make fun of Salah'," Rodrygo has said via Podpah podcast.
"When the Champions League final was over, Modric passed in front of Salah and said 'next time you try again'," the Brazilian added.
Mohamed Salah couldn't stop talking about his desire to take revenge for the lost Champions League final of 2018. The payback was unsuccessful as Real Madrid won their second-straight CL final against Liverpool.