Liverpool forward, Mohamed Salahm has been voted as the African Footballer of the Year for the moment successive year.
Salah won in front of fellow nominees, Liverpool team mate Sadio Mane and Arsenal forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, at the Confederation of African Football’s 2018 awards ceremony in Dakar on Tuesday night.
The Egyptian edged the same two players final year, in a vote decided by the technical directors and head coaches of 56 CAF member associations.
Salah becomes the fourth footballer following El Hadji Diouf, Samuel Eto’o, Yaya Toure, to win the provide backside to backside.
The provide caps yet another worthy year for Salah, who currently boasts of 13 goals in the English Premier League.
The 26-year-old was also named the Premier League Player of the Year final season.