Liverpool and Egypt superstar, Mohamed Salah, has been voted by German Bundesliga players as the second best player in the world for 2021.
German Bundesliga players completed a survey conducted by Kicker sports magazine, in which they had to give their votes for the best player in the world and best coach in the world.
Ballon d’Or runner-up and Bundesliga top scorer Robert Lewandowski received 43.2% of the vote from 234 players polled.
Liverpool’s Mo Salah was second with 20.5% and Ballon d’Or winner Lionel Messi of Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) third.
Salah is having arguably his best start to a season in his Liverpool career, already scoring 22 goals in 25 appearances while providing nine assists.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was voted best coach with 34.6%, winning it ahead of fellow German Thomas Tuchel (24.8) and Spain’s Pep Guardiola.