On Wednesday, English club Liverpool sent a message to the team’s star, Egyptian striker Mohamed Salah, following his nomination for the 2022 African Player of the Year award.
The club said via their official Twitter account: “Good luck to Mohamed Salah, who was selected from the 3-player shortlist for the African Men’s Player of the Year award.”
He added: “Salah has received awards (Pro League Player of the Year in England, Critics Association of the Premier League Player of the Year, Liverpool Player of the Year, Golden Boot and Premier League Playmaker of the Year). league).
Good luck @The sun is shiningwho was named in a three-man shortlist for the Africa Men’s Player of the Year award 🇪🇬👑
— Liverpool FC (@LFC) July 20, 2022
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has announced the final list of nominees for the African Player of the Year award, which includes 3 players: Mohamed Salah, his former Senegalese teammate Sadio Mane and another Senegalese Edward Mendy.
The award ceremony will take place in Morocco today, Thursday 21 July, after an absence for the past two years due to the Corona virus pandemic.
The winner will be determined by a voting commission consisting of the CAF Technical Committee, as well as journalists, coaches and captains of the African Football Confederation member teams, coaches and captains of clubs that have reached the group stage of the Championship. African Championship in the 2021-22 season.
Salah won the award in 2017 and 2018 before it was presented to Mane in 2019.