Aleksandar Mitrovic appeared to have given Fulham the lead late in the first half at Anfield on Sunday, but the goal was ruled out for offside. Slavisa Jokanovic's men remain bottom of the table going into the global break.
Although still clearly hampered by the issue, as well as off-field disputes within the Egyptian Football Association, the 26-year-old still managed to score twice in Russian Federation, though his goals could not prevent The Pharaohs from suffering a first-round exit.
In 2012, the sought-after Shaqiri left Basel at the age of 20 to join Bayern Munich, where he would face stiff competition in the form of Franck Ribery and Arjen Robben for regular game-time.
Subs not used: Bettinelli, Kebano, Ream, Fosu-Mensah. Cyrus Christie, Alfie Mawson and Calum Chambers entered the lineup.
But Salah's opener allowed Liverpool to gain control and they underlined their dominance eight minutes into the second half when a short corner routine saw Andy Robertson's curling cross find an unmarked Shaqiri, who scored with a fine volley.
With Fulham pushing numbers forward, they left gaps at the back which Robertson nearly exploited as he fired a shot on goal from range on the counter-attack, but Rico was there once again to bat the ball away.
It's great to see Kane doing so well away from Liverpool, joining the likes of Harry Wilson and Ryan Kent in enjoying productive loan spells this season. For Liverpool, their unbeaten run extends to 11 matches in the league.
"I have feelings for both of them".
Liverpool forward Xherdan Shaqiri has world-class natural footballing ability like Lionel Messi and could develop into the best player at the club, according to one of his former managers. "They're not performing to the levels that they were last season", ّIan Wright told Premier League Today.
After initially been made to wait for a chance in the first-team the Switzerland worldwide has contributed to five goals in his last six games - but his attacking influence and ability on the ball has set tongues wagging around Anfield.
Shaqiri was drafted into the starting lineup and he made the most of it as he was instrumental in central areas.
Liverpool also has rarely been as resolute at the back: This was its seventh clean sheet in the league, with the team yet to concede more than one goal in a game.