Sunday, 21 January, 2018

Mohamed Salah Up Against Tottenham, Man Utd & Chelsea Stars For POTM Award

Mohamed Salah to kids in Africa: Never stop dreaming Mohamed Salah wins African Player of the Year for 2017
Hilda Schwartz | 08 January, 2018, 03:33

Salah who joined Liverpool from As Roma at the start of the season has scored 17 Premier League goals this term.

Salah was then joint top-scorer in the final round of qualifiers as Egypt reached the World Cup for the first time since 1990.

Salah's teammate Sadio Mane finished second, and Borussia Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who will now fly to Spain to join his team's training camp, came third in the vote.

The second phase of the voting process saw head coaches and captains of the national Associations affiliated to CAF making their choices together with Independent Media and TV consultants during an awards ceremony held in Accra, Ghana this past Thursday. I had a fantastic time, with the national team and the team, it was an unbelievable moment.

"Since I became a professional, I have wanted to be the best player ever in Egypt", he said in an interview.

Salah dedicated the award to the children of Africa and Egypt, urging them to follow their dreams and belief.

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Mohammed Salah was crowned the BBC Africa player of the year in 2017.

Head coach of the Black Stars, James Akawsi Appiah says Mohammed Salah deserves to win the CAF African players of the year award.

"I think we have a good team and we did well in the African Cup and the qualification for the World cup, everybody saw that".

Salah was the central figure for Egypt as they finished runners-up at the Africa Cup of Nations.

RedBull Salzburg of Austria and Zambia forward Patson Daka, 19, won the young player award after enjoying a breakout season for loan club FC Liefering and country.

Although Egypt lost in the African Cup final to Cameroon at the beginning of the year, the team returned to the tournament after seven years without qualifying and made it all the way to the final.

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