Premier League: Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah wins PFA fans player of the month award for September- After being in stunning form for Liverpool, its talisman has won the PFA fans player of the month. It comes after Manchester United’s new No. 7 Cristiano Ronaldo won the EA Sports player of the month pipping Salah to win the award.
— Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 14, 2021
Premier League: Other contenders
Perhaps Liverpool and Mohamed Salah’s fans would feel that justice has been served since Salah was more involved in general build-up-play and has been in better form than the Portuguese. Salah claimed 69 percent of the votes for the PFA accolade to see off competition from Michail Antonio(west ham united), Cristiano Ronaldo(Manchester United), Antonio Rudiger(Chelsea FC), Ismaila Sarr(Watford FC), and Ivan Toney( Brentford FC).
With a whopping 69% of the 25,399 votes, you have voted Salah as the first recipient of the PFA Fans’ Player of the Month for the 2021/22 season. Ronaldo came in second with 15% of the votes, with Toney securing third place with 6%.
This month Salah made history, firing home his 100th Premier League goal in a 3-0 win over Leeds United.
In what was just his 162nd appearance in the competition, Mo Salah became the fifth-fastest player in league history to reach the century mark, behind only Alan Shearer (124), Harry Kane (141), Sergio Aguero (147), and Thierry Henry (160)
Premier League: Mohamed Salah’s stats this season
Salah, who leads the Premier league’s scoring charts with 6 goals, has been on fire in October also, scoring 2 goals against Porto in the UEFA Champions League and 1 against Manchester City in the last match before the international break, his performance against Manchester City has earned plaudits from former players and football pundits with former Manchester United skipper Gary Neville saying ‘Salah is a world-class player, can play in any team in the world, at any time in the history of football, his goal record is special. That goal to deliver was an unbelievable goal.’
📺 Jurgen Klopp on Mo Salah:
“Mo’s goal was absolutely exceptional. We will talk about that for a long time.” 🔴 pic.twitter.com/U2IqlhJSZ3
— Anfield Watch (@AnfieldWatch) October 3, 2021
Salah has helped Liverpool to get back to its best. Salah has helped Liverpool in retaining its unbeaten run. Liverpool has played 7 games winning 4 games and drawing 3, despite Salah’s brilliance Liverpool still occupy the 2nd place behind Chelsea.
The Merseyside club will be hoping that the brilliant Egyptian remains in stunning form and help Liverpool win against Watford on the weekend and the big one next Sunday versus Manchester United. Salah would have to be instrumental if Liverpool are to put up another title challenge this season.
Premier League: Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah wins PFA fans player of the month award for September