For the third time, the pharaoh, Mohamed Salah, will join the list of players nominated for the Ballon d’Or award, according to what was announced by the French magazine “France Football”, today, Friday, for the year 2021, which will be awarded to the winner during the ceremony to be held on November 29.
The list of 30 nominees was chosen to win this prestigious award, which was not awarded last year; Due to the coronavirus pandemic, based on the votes of 180 journalists from around the world.
The list that was announced witnessed many surprises, the most prominent of which was the presence of the Egyptian star Mohamed Salah as the only representative of Liverpool FC. To the Brazilian Alisson Becker, who was crowned the best goalkeeper in 2019.
Mohamed Salah is on the list of nominees for the Ballon d’Or
Mohamed Salah and the Golden Ball nominations:
Nominated for the first time
He got sixth place
He scored 188 points
Nominated for the second time in a row
He got 178 points
He achieved the best achievement for the Arabs in the history of the Ballon d’Or
Nominated for the third time after the award was canceled last year 2020