Sports

Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah Wins PFA Player of the Year Award

222

Mohammed Salah on Sunday won the PFA Player of the Year award beating off  Manchester City’s midfielder Kevin De Bruyne and Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane to claim the honour at the 45th PFA Awards at Grosvenor House in central London.

The award, chosen by players and professionals, is the latest in a long list of individual honors that Salah has picked up this year.

“It’s a big honour. I’ve worked hard and I’m very happy to win it,” Salah said at the ceremony on Sunday evening.

Asked what it meant to become the first Egyptian to win the award, he said: “Hopefully I’m not the last one! I’m very proud to win and I’ve worked very hard.”

Earlier, he won the African Player of the Year award, beating out Liverpool teammate Sadio Mané for the honor. As the precursor to that, he won the BBC African Footballer of the Year award as well. He’s also taken home the Premier League Player of the Month award three times, and the Liverpool Player of the Month award six times this season.

Leave a comment

Related Articles

Sports Minister tasks Nigerian referees on participation in FIFA/CAF-flagged competitions

The Minister of Sports Development, Sen. John Enoh, has challenged Nigerian referees...

Paris 2024: Super Falcons to have full camp by Friday afternoon

The arrival of forwards Uchenna Kanu and Chinwendu Ihezuo at the Super...

Paris 2024: Asisat Oshoala arrives Super Falcons camp in Spain

Six-time African Women Player of the Year, Asisat Oshoala, arrived at the...

Paris 2024: Pres. Tinubu has approved full budget for Olympics, says Sports Minister Enoh

The Minister of Sports Development, Sen. John Enoh, has disclosed that President...

We have to be aggressive, says Maresca as he unveils Chelsea’s plans

The new Chelsea manager, Enzo Maresca, has said he wants to create...

Paris 2024 Olympics: Super Falcons’ camp bubbles as 14 players begin training

Nigeria’s Super Falcons have begun preparations for their first appearance at the...

Former Super Eagles midfielder Seyi Olofinjana gets new role at Chelsea

Premier League giants Chelsea FC of London have appointed former Nigerian midfielder...

Morocco 2025: Nigeria draw Benin Republic, Rwanda again

The Super Eagles have been drawn in Group D of the 2025 Africa...

Just in: Erik ten Hag signs new deal at Man United

Erik ten Hag has extended his contract with Manchester United, the club...

Finidi George signs two-year contract with Rivers United

Rivers United Football Club has announced the appointment of Finidi George as...

AFCON 2025: Super Eagles to know opponents Thursday

Three-time champions and five-time runners-up, Nigeria are expected to know their opponents...

Paris 2024 Olympics: Waldrum snubs Onome Ebi, picks Ajibade, Nnadozie, Oshoala, 15 others

Head Coach Randy Waldrum has snubbed Onome Ebi, picked captain Rasheedat Ajibade,...

End of an era as Andy Murray withdraws from Wimbledon singles after back surgery

Two-time champion Andy Murray called time on his Wimbledon singles career on...

Sports Minister to NFF: Go for first-class coach for Super Eagles

The Minister of Sports Development, Sen. John Enoh, has urged the Nigeria...

President Federation Cup: Rivers Angels, El-Kanemi Warriors emerge champions

Rivers Angels of Port Harcourt won their ninth Nigeria’s National Cup title,...

Sports Minister Lauds Amusan’s Clearance by CAS, Passion, Commitment

The Minister of Sports Development, Sen. John Enoh, has expressed immense joy...

Patoranking lights up Ebute Metta, builds mini-stadium for soccer buffs

Nigerian music star, Patoranking, has once again captured the hearts of many,...

Bronny James joins LeBron with Lakers as father-son duo makes NBA history

LeBron James moved a step closer to fulfilling his dream of playing...

Again, Lookman wins Atalanta Player of the Season

Super Eagles forward Ademola Lookman has been named Player of the Season...

Sports Minister Supports Team Nigeria at African Athletics Senior Championship

The Minister of Sports Development, Sen. John Enoh, has stated that he...