Salah in the running for Player of the Season award
Liverpool and egypt star Mohamed salah is set to compete with the likes of manchester united's Bruno Fernandes, Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne for the premier league's Player of the Season accolade for season 2020/21.
Salah experienced a great season in terms of personal records and numbers as he has 31 goals and five assists this season despite Liverpool's disappointing season.
With his 31 goals Salah concluded his season as Liverpool's top scorer all season.
The 28-year-old's goals 22 goals in the Premier League helped the Reds secure the third spot in the competition after they had evidently struggled throughout the season.
Salah's 22 goals were not enough for him to claim the Premier League's Golden Boot as he finished behind Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane who had one more goal.
Nonetheless, Salah was shortlisted for the Premier League's Player of the Season award but he faces a stiff competition from the finest players in the league who made significant contributions to their respective clubs.
The selection of the Player of the Season has been put in public voting for the fans to choose their best player, however, fans voting counts for 10% and will be combined with those of the 20 club captains and a panel of football experts to decide the winner.
Candidates for the Premier League Player of the Season:
Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City)
Ruben Dias (Manchester City)
Bruno Fernandes (Manchester United)
Jack Grealish (Aston Villa)
Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur)
Mason Mount (Chelsea)
MOHAMED SALAH (LIVERPOOL)
Tomas Soucek (west ham United)
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