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Moses nominated for BBC African Player award

13 November 2017, 02:05 | Andy Ferguson

Two Reds nominated for BBC African player of the year

Moses Shortlisted For BBC African Footballer Of The Year Award

Chelsea and Nigeria attacker Victor Moses has been nominated for the 2017 BBC African Football of the year award.

Female footballer and Nigerian worldwide Asisat Lamina Oshoala MON has queried the exclusion of female nominee as voting for the BBC's African Player of the Year prize opens.

Salah has found the back of the net 12 times this season for Liverpool following his move in the summer and it was his late penalty that sent Egypt to the World Cup for the first time since 1990.

The shortlisted players are Victor Moses - Chelsea; Sadio Mane - Liverpool; Mo Salah - Liverpool; Naby Keita - RB Leipzig; and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang - Borussia Dortmund.

Crowned Liverpool's Player of the Year, Mane, 25, was also one of just two Africans to make the Ballon d'Or shortlist. A clinical victory over a South Africa at the Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane sealed their place in Russian Federation, with Mane key to the Teranga Lions' victory with both assists in a 2-0 win.

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Moses was only a nominee back in 2013 while Leicester's Riyad Mahrez won a year ago.

Moses was a nominee back in 2013.

Victor Moses equally played a great role as Nigeria came the first country from africa to qualify for 2018 world cup in Russian Federation.

Egypt winger Salah has had a year to remember both in the colours of Roma and Liverpool, and for his national side. So far the 25-year old has hit an impressive seven goals in 11 appearances.



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