Egypt's Salah voted African Player of the Year

Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane Liverpool

Mohamed Salah has won the African Player of the Year award. Salah pipped clubmate Sadio Mane to win the African Player of the Year.

He also had a hand in all seven of the goals that took the Pharaohs to their first World Cup since 1990 - assisting two and scoring five, including the stoppage-time penalty against Congo that saw them qualify them for Russian Federation.

Salah has had an incredible season with Liverpool, scoring 23 goals for his team, including 17 goals in the Premier League, to be the league's top goal scorer.

Along with starring at club level, the 25-year-old has also been a talismanic presence for his country - with a match-winning brace in a final qualification clash with Congo carrying Egypt to the 2018 World Cup.

"It was very hard to explain that moment to qualify to the World Cup after 28 years", he said at the awards ceremony in Ghana.

Player of the year in Africa was the midfielder "Liverpool" and the national team of Egypt Mohammed Salah, who won the vote against seven-time breakaway.

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It has, however, been the form of Salah which has dominated the headlines in 2017-18, with the £36.9 million paid for his services made to look quite the bargain.

Salah achieved many records this season with the Egyptian football national team and his club Liverpool FC.

"This is a big award for me, a special moment in my career".

"Since I became a professional, I have wanted to be the best player ever in Egypt", he said in an interview. "I want to dedicate this award to all the kids in Africa and Egypt and tell them never stop dreaming and never stop believing", he added. "And to have a great season with the clubs, with Roma and Liverpool".

During his time at Chelsea, the Egyptian was placed on the bench by then manager Jose Mourinho on a number of occasions till he was sent to Florentina on loan.

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