The Egyptian burst into laughter before saying: "I'm not going to comment on that. Next year? Hopefully, we never know. Thank you."
The 29-year-old even finished behind Cristiano Ronaldo in the final rankings. However, it's worth a mention that the vote closed in October.
In 2021, Salah has bagged 34 goals for Liverpool so far. This season alone, he has got 19 goals and 7 assists for the club across all competitions.
Lionel Messi won the Ballon d'Or for the 7th time.