Salah, the prolific frontman making Liverpool's 'Fab 4' sing

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Published 9:59 a.m. ET Dec. 18, 2017

There’s a new “Fab Four” making Liverpool sing — and this time, there’s no question which member is the biggest star.

Some fans of The Beatles think John Lennon was the driving force behind the Liverpudlian band that became a global phenomenon in the 1960s. Others lean to Paul McCartney.

In the soccer version, Mohamed Salah is currently the undoubted frontman at Anfield.

The 25-year-old Egyptian is putting Liverpool’s greatest strikers in the shade with his scoring feats in his first season at the Premier League club.

His goal in the 4-0 win at Bournemouth on Sunday moved his tally to 20 in all competitions, making Salah the first Liverpool player since Ian Rush in 1986 to get to that mark in a season by Christmas.

Only one player in Liverpool’s 125-year history has reached 20 goals quicker than Salah in his 26 games — George Allan (in 19…

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