The Confederation of African football summed up in 2017.
Player of the year in Africa was the midfielder “Liverpool” and the national team of Egypt Mohammed Salah, who won the vote against seven-time breakaway.
In the struggle for the reward of Salah ahead of his teammate Sadio mane, representing the national team of Senegal, and striker Borussia Dortmund and the national team of Gabon of Pierre-Emerick of Forward.
Salah first half of last year spent at Roma, where he became Vice-champion of Serie A and reached the final the Cup of Italy. Egyptian in the summer for 42 million Euro has passed in “Liverpool”. In 29 games this season on account of Salah for 23 goals and 8 assists.
In the international arena Salah was also successful – the leader of the team of Egypt has helped his team for the first time in 28 years to reach the final stage of the world Cup.
Salah became the second after the Egyptian Mahmoud El-Khatib, was awarded the title of player of the year by the African football Confederation.
Earlier, Mohammed Salah was voted the best African footballer of the year and according to the BBC.