Salah has helped Liverpool, who are third in the Premier League, into the Champions League semi-finals for the first time in 10 years. The Merseyside club face AS Roma in the second leg in the Italian capital on Wednesday and lead 5-2 from the opening game at Anfield in which Salah scored twice and set up two other goals. Salah will head to the World Cup in Russia in June to play for Egypt who have been drawn with the hosts, Saudi Arabia and Uruguay in Group A. The inaugural FWA Women's Footballer of the Year Award was won by Chelsea and England forward Fran Kirby who was also crowned PFA Women's Player of the Year last month.
He "swung the vote by a very narrow margin".— BBC Sport (@BBCSport) May 1, 2018
Mo Salah is the Football Writers' Association player of the year ?
More on the percentages of votes and players who received them: https://t.co/4wm6XYbUwU pic.twitter.com/k150t2183J
The Football Writers' Association Footballer of the Year ?— Football on BT Sport (@btsportfootball) May 1, 2018
What a season it's been for Mohamed Salah ?