The Reds have been heavily linked with West Ham ace Jarrod Bowen and Leeds United right-winger Raphinha in recent months.
This speculation has come amidst a backdrop of protracted negotiations with Salah as the club attempts to tie Salah down beyond 2023.
Speaking to Football Insider, Robinson suggested that Liverpool are only looking at alternatives as a worst-case scenario.
If Liverpool are still interested in Raphinha and Bowen then I don’t think negotiations are going well with Salah. I could only see Liverpool signing one of those two players if they were to lose Salah. Let’s be honest, neither of those two players are as good as Salah. I cannot see why Jurgen Klopp would buy another left-footed winger if Salah was going to sign a new deal. That wouldn’t make much sense to me. I think those two are seen more as a contingency plan.
So far this season Salah tops the Premier League scoring charts with 17 goals whilst Bowen and Raphinha have eight and nine respectively.
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Previously it had seemed unlikely that the Reds would sanction a new deal for the £90million valued Egyptian and sign positional competition.
However, following the arrival of Luis Diaz, Jurgen Klopp now has a plethora of attacking options including Salah, Sadio Mane, Diogo Jota, Divock Origi, Takumi Minamino, Roberto Firmino, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Diaz himself.
With the futures of Oxlade-Chamberlain, Origi and Minamino at least up in the air this summer, there is no reason why Liverpool couldn’t keep Salah and sign yet more quality forwards.