Mohamed Salah is voted Liverpool’s Player of the Season ahead of Fabinho and Nat Phillips after finishing with 31 goals … but admits his highlight of the campaign was goalkeeper Alisson’s last-minute winner at West Brom.
- Mo Salah was voted Liverpool’s Standard Chartered Men’s Player of the Season
- Supporters chose Salah for Fabinho and Nathaniel Phillips from Liverpool
- The Egyptian forward has scored 31 goals in 51 games in all competitions
- However, he believes the highlight of the season was Alisson’s late header
Mohamed Salah has been voted Liverpool’s Standard Chartered Men’s Player of the Season for the 2020-2021 season.
Supporters voted Salah for Fabinho, who finished in second place, and Nathaniel Phillips, who finished in third place.
The Egyptian forward has scored 31 goals in 51 appearances in all competitions for Liverpool this season, making him the club’s top scorer.
Mohamed Salah has been voted Liverpool’s Standard Chartered Men’s Player of the Season
After receiving the award, Salah said Liverpoolfc.com: ‘Of course I am happy to win this award, especially because it is voted by fans, but winning our last matches and qualifying for the Champions League was the most important thing.
‘I think I’ve played well this season, but it’s not about me – it’s about the team.
‘For us as a team, I think if we had the fans in the stadium, our position, our situation, would have been much better. We have suffered a lot this season missing the fans.
The forward has scored 31 goals in 51 appearances in all competitions for Liverpool this season
Fabinho (left) finished second in the vote with the impressive Nathaniel Phillips (right) third
‘So I am happy in the last game of the season that we played with our fans. It was great to see them in the stadium again. ‘
Despite his impressive contribution to the Liverpool campaign, Salah admits that his highlight of the campaign was goalkeeper Alisson’s last-minute winner at West Brom.
The highlight of the season was Ali’s goal! I can’t say more, ”said Salah.
Salah admits that his highlight of the campaign was goalkeeper Alisson’s header to West Brom
He said it was ‘incredible’ and that they would make it to the Champions League afterwards
It was unbelievable. Like I said, it’s about the team and the reaction to the goal… I didn’t even think about it, I was jumping. That was when I felt like we would be playing in the Champions League next season.
‘The last ball in the game, it was an incredible moment and I was so happy for him.
‘It was a really great header, not expected. Unbelievable. He did a great job and got us the three points. ‘