CAF AWARDS: Mohamed Salah Wins 2018 African Men’s Player Of The Year

Liverpool’s player, Mohamed Salah has won the 2018 Confederation of African Men’s Player of the Year.

This is the second time Mohamed Salah has been crowned as the African Men’s Player Of The Year.

Egypt forward Salah, 26, beat Liverpool team-mate Sadio Mane of Senegal and Arsenal and Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to the title.

Mohamed Salah as he received the award at a ceremony in Senegal on Tuesday said;


“I have dreamt of winning this award since I was a child and now I have done so twice in a row,”.

Salah was voted the BBC African Footballer of the Year for the second time in December.

He scored 44 goals for Liverpool during the 2017-18 season, helping the Reds to the Champions League final before scoring twice for Egypt at the World Cup in Russia.

He has scored 16 goals in 29 appearances across all competitions for Liverpool this season.



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