Mohamed Salah has completed a Premier League awards double for October by winning the Budweiser Goal of the Month.
Salah, who is also the EA SPORTS Player of the Month for October, claims the Goal award. For his superb solo effort for Liverpool against Manchester City.
He showed sublime skill and strength to weave through three Man City players. Before twisting and turning past a fourth then drilling a shot beyond Ederson from a tight angle.
The goal in a thrilling 2-2 draw at Anfield was one of two from Salah that made the Budweiser Goal of the Month shortlist for October, the Egyptian repeating the trick with a similar solo run and finish at Watford.
It is the second time Salah has claimed the award, after winning it in January this year for a brilliant counter-attacking goal at West Ham United.
He is also the first winner of the Player and Goal awards in the same month since Jesse Lingard with West Ham in April 2021.
Salah’s Anfield strike was chosen as the best after the votes of a panel of experts wre combined with those of the public.
Double for Liverpool star Mohamed Salah, who won the October Goal of the Month award. From a solo rhythm to a shot at Manchester City,
the Egyptian national team striker has deposited great results in the past month. That earned him the Premier League Player of the Month award for October but is still drawing one more award
. Salah’s shot against Watford is also up for grabs. But he was always voted for the best goal award for his solo shots. “The Blues”
Salah took the ball from the right and flipped over to dribble past the Manchester City players before locking in to dodge Aymeric Laporte again, followed by a great narrow angle shot into the far post.
This is the second time the 29-year-old has won the Goal of the Month award. The first was a goal from a counter-attack against West Ham United in January.