Saido Mane, Asisat Oshoala and others win big at #CAFAwards2019 See full list of winners
Sadio Mane was named the African Footballer of the Year for 2019 at the just concluded CAF Awards 2019 on Tuesday after winning the Champions League with Liverpool and leading Senegal to the Africa Cup of Nations final.
Saido Mane, 27, wins the award for the first time after finishing runner-up to his Liverpool team-mate Mohamed Salah of Egypt in 2017 and 2018. He was third in 2016.
He is only the second Senegalese to win the award after El Hadji Diouf, who was the winner in 2001 and after joining Liverpool in 2002.
Also Nigeria Asisat Oshoala won the Africa Women Player of the year Award
See the full list of winners below;
African Interclubs Player of the Year: Youcef Belaïli (Algeria & Esperance / Ahli Jeddah)
African Youth Player of the Year: Achraf Hakimi (Morocco & Borussia Dortmund)
African Women’s National Team of the Year: Cameroon
African Men’s National Team of the Year: Algeria
Best African Goal of the Year: Riyad Mahrez (Algeria)
African Women’s Coach of the Year: Desiree Ellis (South Africa)
Men African Coach of the Year: Djamel Belmadi (Algeria)
African Women’s Player of the Year: Asisat Oshoala
Women’s Player of the Year: Asisat Oshoala (Nigeria & Barcelona)
Player of the Year: Sadio Mane (Senegal & Liverpool)