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Former Liverpool legend, Jimmy Carragher, considered a deal with Finnish defender Sami Heybiya as the best in the history of the “Reds”, preferring it to club stars, including Egyptian Mohamed Salah and others.
Carragher explained that Hibia, who contracted with Liverpool in 1999 for 2.5 million pounds and spent ten years at the club, played a major role in achieving the distinguished results and titles for Liverpool, including the League Cup, the FA Cup and the European Cup, so he preferred stars like Salah. And the Dutch Virgil van Dyck, the purple Luis Suarez, and the Scottish Wendy Robertson.
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Commenting on a poll by Sky Sports, Carragher said: “The reason Hibya topped my list of the best is that when I think about where Liverpool are in 1999, the team was ranked sixth and seventh in the league. This team was known as the weak team. For bullying, but with the advent of the hard Finnish defender, we were able to build a distinguished team. It was the safety valve for us at that time, “according to” talksport “.
And the former Liverpool star continued: “If we refer to the value of the transfer deal, the length of play he spent in the team, and his active contribution to the achievement of achievements, he remains the best in my view, and he did not suffer from injuries during his stay with the Reds, unlike the rest of the players who were Hiring them. “