Barcelona forward Lionel Messi won the FIFA player of the year award on Monday, while Mo Salah finished fourth - 20 points behind Messi. However, Egypt's votes were deemed invalid and therefore did not count towards Salah's overall tally.
Liverpool set a new club record of 13 straight top flight wins with a 3-0 victory at Burnley on Saturday, but one of the most talked-about moments of the match was the reaction by Sadio Mane after being substituted off.
Ahmed Elmohamady broke the deadlock in the 25th minute, turning the ball in following a corner, before Salah netted a clinically-taken goal two minutes before halftime, sparking delirious celebrations at the Cairo International Stadium.
After going off injured at the half-hour mark in last year's UEFA Champions League final in Kiev, Mohamed Salah is determined to make an impact against Tottenham Hotspur on this season's European final on Saturday.
Mohamed Salah is ready to feature in Liverpool's Premier League title decider against Wolverhampton Wanderers on Sunday after the Egyptian forward recovered from concussion, manager Juergen Klopp has said.