Mohamed Salah has won the Africa Player of the Year award for 2021, according to the International Federation of Football History & Statistics (IFFHS).
The IFFHS website showcases a photo of Salah accepting the award. CAF has awarded Salah this award among a number of awards since his capability has gained the spotlight.
With two Golden Boots and the highest-scoring season in the history of the Premier League, Salah has become one of the best players in the world in the past few years.
In only 22 games, he has scored 21 goals and assisted nine times for Liverpool FC, what a “golden year” for him.
The Egyptian striker, who scored ib numerous matches in the league, currently leads the Premier League scoring charts with 14 goals.
IFFHS Best Playmaker award went to Manchester City’s Riyad Mahrez.
The Best Goalkeeper award went to Chelsea’s Senegalese netkeeper, Edouard Mendy.
Al-Ahly’s FC coach Pitso Mosimane, from South Africa, was named Best Club Coach.