Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah was named England’s Men’s Footballer of the Year on Friday in the annual vote of the Football Writers’ Association (FWA), with the Egypt worldwide choosing up the award for the second time.

Salah, who additionally gained in 2018, received 48 percent of the vote, forward of Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne and West Ham United’s Declan Rice who got here second and third respectively.

The 29-year-old has 30 goals and 14 assists in 44 games for Liverpool this season and stays a key half of Jurgen Klopp’s group, who’re one point behind leaders Manchester City in the Premier League with 5 matches left.

Chelsea forward Sam Kerr took residence the Women’s Footballer of the Year award with 40 percent of the vote, beating Arsenal striker Vivianne Miedema and City’s Lauren Hemp.

Australia worldwide Kerr is the top scorer in the Women’s Super League this season with 18 goals.

Both Salah and Kerr will obtain their awards on May 5, the FWA said.

 

 

©Reuters

 

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