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Mohammed Salah eyeing Egyptian Presidency?


CAF Player of the year 2017,Mohammed Salah failed to rule out the possibility of contesting to become President of Egypt in future. The 25 year old Liverpool and Egypt forward pipped teammate Sadio Mane and Pierre Emerick Aubameyang to Africa’s top individual player award after a stellar season which saw him score a 39 goals in 60 official matches for ...

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Mohammed Salah: Egypt star named Africa’s best player


Egypt and Liverpool star Mohammed Salah has been named African Footballer of the Year 2017 at the AITEO CAF Awards Ceremony held in Accra, Ghana Thursday night. The 25-year old beat competition from Liverpool teammate and Senegal international Sadio Mane who finished 2nd and Gabon and Borussia Dortmund’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang who finished 3rd. Salah recorded 625 points while Mane had ...

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AITEO CAF Awards 2017: We make each other better- Salah, Mane


Liverpool duo of Mohammed Salah and Sadio Mane believe that being in the same team has improved their respective performances. The two, along with Gabon’s Pierre-Emerick Aubamenyang are in contention for the 2017 AITEO CAF Awards which will be held on Thursday night at the Accra International Conference Center. Salah and Mane  scored 43 goals between them for Liverpool in ...

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Going Wide: Africa’s Wingers Take Over

Sadio Mane (left) and Mohammed Salah (right) (Image credit: PA)

Freelance football writer, Sammie Frimpong, believes that wingers are the new kings of football on the continent looking at the nominations of Sadio Mane and Mohammed Salah in both the BBC African Footballer of the Year and the CAF AITEO Player of the Year. Over the years, African football has produced a good number of world-class players who fit stereotypes ...

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Salah, Mane, Aubameyang nominated for African Player of the Year


Liverpool duo, Sadio Mane and Mohammed Salah have been nominated for the AITEO CAF Player of the Year Award for 2017. They are joined by Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre Emerick Aubameyang. The announcement was made in Accra by the Confederation of African Football on Monday. Egyptian Salah has had a phenomenal year, helping the Pharaohs to the final of the ...

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Premier League: Salah, Guardiola named Player and Manager for November


Mohamed Salah has been rewarded for his brilliant run of form in November with the EA SPORTS Player of the Month award. Liverpool’s summer signing is the first Egyptian winner of the accolade after scoring seven goals in four November matches. He scored twice in each of the victories against West Ham United, Southampton and Stoke City, and also netted ...

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Mohamed Salah named BBC African Footballer of the Year


Egyptian Mohamed Salah has been voted BBC African Footballer of the Year for 2017. Following a record number of votes, the Liverpool star won ahead of Gabon’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Guinean Naby Keita, Sadio Mane of Senegal and Nigeria’s Victor Moses. “I am very happy to win this award,” the 25-year-old told BBC Sport. “It’s always a special feeling when you ...

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Real Madrid ‘interested’ in Mohamed Salah, claims Egypt head coach Hector Cuper


Real Madrid are ‘interested’ in signing Liverpool’s goalscoring sensation Mohamed Salah, according to Egypt head coach Hector Cuper. Salah has been a revelation since his £37million move from Roma in the summer – scoring 17 goals in 21 appearances for his new club. It’s only December, but the 25-year-old has already scored more than each of Liverpool’s top scorers from ...

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