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The latest of those has seen him named 2017 African Player of the Year, but Mane has moved to quash any talk of a rift between two star forwards at Liverpool.

Borussia Dortmund and Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang came third.

Salah played a key role in Egypt's Africa Cup of Nations campaign previous year, where the North Africans reached the finals and lost to Cameroon.

Salah has assisted Mané four times in the Premier League this season, with only Alvaro Morata and Cesar Azpilicueta providing more goals as a combination in the top flight.

Argentine Coach Hector Cuper was named coach of the year for his role in Egypt's qualification for the FIFA World Cup after a 28-year wait.

Known better as a failed Chelsea winger, Salah's iconic moment in 2017 was when he helped Egypt reach the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation.

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"This is a big award for me, a special moment in my career".

Mane was voted 2016-2017 Liverpool Player of the Season, but the 25-year-old has since been overshadowed at Anfield by Salah's scoring exploits.

Following an eye-catching year for both club and country, the former Chelsea attacker now hopes to one day go down as Egypt's best ever.

Salah scored both goals, including the injury-time victor, in the 2-1 win over Republic of Congo in October that sealed Egypt's place at the World Cup.

This comes less than a month after he earned the BBC African Player of the Year award.

Shortlists had been drawn up for both awards when the CAF executive committee made a decision to dump them, initially without offering any explanations.


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