He has transformed them into a title-challenging team year in, year out.
"He [Salah] is younger and it was his first year back in England since his time at Chelsea, so we will see in the future", said Guardiola ahead of Sunday's fixture at Anfield.
The Reds have started this season strongly and have only dropped two points in their opening seven Premier League games ahead of Sunday's showdown with Guardiola's Manchester City side at Anfield. But last season we proved on a couple of occasions we are more than capable of going blow-to-blow with them and producing performances that deservedly win games against them.
It was feared the Belgian could be out for three months after suffering a knee injury in August. They've won all their games in the Premier League apart from one.
"The three guys in front connect really well and it's a top side".
The biggest match of the Premier League season so far sees the top two teams, who are separated only by goal difference, face each other at Anfield.
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Messi capped off a fine night with his second goal at the death to bring an end to a thrilling contest in the English capital. When you're scoring as many goals as he is - 40, 50 or 60 goals a season - as a striker, I want to try and match that.
Kevin De Bruyne could return from injury at Anfield and Walker admits a few of the Manchester City players have struggled for fitness after the World Cup. "That was that day, and they will try to strike back".
"So there's nothing better than playing these type of games".
Defensive stability is something Liverpool have managed this season when you compare this team to last season's outfit.
"Obviously we won the last three games against City".
With Jordan Henderson likely to take his place in the midfield three, that energy and pressing will be lost to a deeper and more reserved player.
"Now with Daniel Sturridge coming back and playing well, we've got to be careful of that too, but we have to play to our own gameplan, and not think too much about them".
"You have to be ready, you need a fantastic football team - which thank God I have - with outstanding character, ready to be really courageous, ready to make mistakes".