He also scored twice in last summer's World Cup in Russian Federation, marking Egypt's first appearance in the tournament in 28 years.
Egypt striker Mohamed Salah has been named African Footballer of the Year for the second successive year at the Confederation of African Football's 2018 awards ceremony in Dakar on Tuesday.
Salah beat fellow nominees, Liverpool teammate Sadio Mane and Arsenal forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
The Egyptian forward was voted the victor at the Confederation of African Football's (CAF) 2018 awards ceremony in Dakar on Tuesday.
Salah also beat these two players last year for him to win the player of the year award for the first time in his career. Ahead of the event, CAF Executive Committee has awarded the hosting rights for 2019 AFCON to Egypt.
The Egyptian has shown no signs of slowing down this season either, scoring 13 goals and providing seven assists so far for Liverpool in the Premier League.
Goerges to face Andreescu in Auckland final
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Kevin Hart Apologizes Again For His Controversial Tweets
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Susan Boyle makes talent show return in US
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New Captain Marvel teaser is all sass, Fury and explosions
The universe needs saving and it's time for Captain Marvel to enter the fray, which is the MCU's first female-led superhero movie. That said, I will admit that the young Fury de-aging is the best yet - it's nearly entirely unnoticeable.
Pliskova fights back to win Brisbane International
In the final, Pliskova will face Ukraine's Lesia Tsurenko , who stunned No. 2 seed Naomi Osaka 6-2, 6-4 in the other semifinal. Tsurenko had lost both previous encounters to Osaka, including their U.S.
Sears Holdings Likely Heading to Liquidation
Any deal would require the Bankruptcy Court's approval and a hearing to approve the auction results has been set for January 31. The revised deal was reached after days of "virtually round-the-clock negotiations", Sears attorney Ray Schrock told the court.
20 children injured in China primary school attack
Twenty were taken to hospital, the government in the Xicheng district of the capital said in a post on its social media account. A man attacked pupils at a primary school in Beijing , injuring 20 and leaving at least three children in a serious condition.
Timothy Weah expecting to play as a No. 9 with Celtic
PSG allowed the 18-year-old Weah to leave on the day he signed a contract extension with the French team until June 2021. Celtic have announced the signing of Ivorian striker Vakoun Issouf Bayo on a four-year deal.