Mohamed Salah was the only Liverpool player to be named in the PFA’s Premier League Team of the Year that was officially released today.
Last year, Liverpool had only one representative as well in the form of Sadio Mane, who misses out this year. The common players from the 2017 and 2018 lists are Man Utd goalkeeper David de Gea, Man City right back Harry Kane and Tottenham Hotspur forward Harry Kane.
Salah crossed 40 goals for the seaon across all competitions against Bournemouth this weekend, becoming the first player in England to do so since Ronaldo a decade ago, and the first Liverpool player to achieve the feat since Ian Rush in the 80’s.
Mo Salah notched up his 30th goal of the season as Liverpool’s first knockout Champions League game in nearly a year saw them demolish Porto in Lisbon.
Senegal international Mane became the first Reds player to score a European away hat trick since Michael Owen in 2002, netting in the 25th, 53rd and 85th minutes of the game Continue reading
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is in the six man shortlist for Manager of the Month for November, 2017. The other nominees are Dyche, Conte, Guardiola, Mourinho and Wenger.
While we’d obviously like Jurgen to get this award, realistically speaking, the award is likely to go to one of Pep Guardiola or Sean Dyche. Continue reading
Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah has become the first Egyptian player to win the PFA Player of the Month Award after finishing first in a vote for November 2017.
Salah claimed 54% of the vote, ahead of Chelsea’s Eden Hazard and Man Utd’s Ashley Young.
Man City’s Kevin de Bruyne, Watford’s Richarlison and Stoke’s Xherdan Shaqiri were the other three players in the six man shortlist.
Salah found the back of the net 7 times in four Premier League games in November.