Mohamed Salah scoops PFA Player's Player of the Year award

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The Liverpool forward collected the annual accolade at a special ceremony in London on Sunday evening, having won a vote of PFA members from the 92 Premier League and Football League teams.

The 25-year-old, who was named Africa's best player of 2017, is the frontrunner to finish as the elite competition's top scorer after scoring an impressive 31 goals in 33 appearances, breaking an African record for a single season after bettering the 29-goal tally of Ivorian hitman Didier Drogba in 2009-10.

Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea, Manchester City's Leroy Sane and David Silva, and Tottenham's Harry Kane were also nominated for the award.

City players made up half of the shortlist for Young Player of the Year award, with vastly-improved Raheem Sterling, summer signing Ederson and exciting forward Sane making the cut.

Sterling has also made a significant contribution to Man City's season with the England global scoring 18 goals in the Premier League.

"It's an honour and especially as it's voted by the players".

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That's what rung around the auditorium when the PFA Player of the Year was announced.

"I didn't have my chance at Chelsea". I will talk about myself at the moment, I'm very happy and very proud about that'.

His record matches that of Luis Suarez and Cristiano Ronaldo when they netted the same amount of goals but Salah has three more games to go to see if he can break the record.

Salah has scored an incredible 31 goals in 33 league games in his first year for Jurgen Klopp's side and now leads the race for the Golden Boot.

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