The Polish youngster, 21, was presented to the media following his transfer deadline day switch from Brescia last week.
"I've been inspired by Nesta, a player who I have always liked," stated Salamon. "However, don't say that I'm similar to him
"I was a midfielder at the start of my career, but in the last two years I have improved defensively and that's why I have become a defender.
"I don't really have an idol. I used to look closely at midfielders, but now I watch defenders."