And the Germany internatrional has expressed his delight seeing Salah help his country qualify for the global showpiece.
“It’s crazy. I saw a few videos from the game and how the fans reacted,” Can told club website.
“It was a penalty in the 95th minute.
“I’m very happy for Mo – he is the King of Egypt!”
Can also spoke of the impact Salah has had on the Reds so far this season, saying: "He has done amazing so far. He has scored a lot of goals, he has played brilliantly.
“Off the pitch, he is a very good guy. He is an amazing signing for us and I hope he will score a lot of goals in the next few weeks as well.”