Tuesday Dec 04, 2018. 16:29
Egypt international Mohamed Salah has been named the Football Supporters’ Federation (FSF) Men’s Player of the Year.
The 26-year-old enjoyed an outstanding first season at Liverpool, netting 44 goals for the Reds across all competitions.
His achievements for both club and country over the past year has seen him win the Premier League Golden Boot and Player of the Season awards, CAF Footballer of the Year, PFA Players’ Player of the Year and FWA Football Writers’ Footballer of the Year accolades among others.
Salah, who was on Monday revealed as the sixth best player in the Ballon d'Or rankings, picked up the FSF award at a ceremony in London.
“Thank you for this award, it means so much to me because it was voted for by supporters,” Salah is quoted as saying via KingFut.com.
“Usually I share any awards with my teammates and all the staff at Liverpool, but on this occasion I would like also to dedicate it to the Liverpool fans for their incredible support. Thank you,” he concluded.
Salah is the third Liverpool player to win the award after Philippe Coutinho and Luis Suarez who won the accolade in the inaugural edition five years ago.