Aiteo CAF Awards are scheduled for tomorrow 4 January 2018 in Accra, Ghana. The top three (3) for all the categories of the Aiteo CAF Awards 2017 was unveiled on Monday, 18 December 2017 in Accra, Ghana. This event is Africa's biggest football gathering of the new year.
The Awards Gala will unveil the best players, officials, and administrators based on their achievement in 2017. The public is looking for this event, as nominees and legends will gather at the Accra International Conference Centre to commemorate their counterparts. Legends such as Abedi Pele, Emmanuel Amuneke, Nwankwo Kanu, Samuel Eto'o and much more are bound to grace the stage at the Aieto CAF Awards 2017.
Egyptian Mohamed Salah, Gabon’s Aubameyang and Sadio Mane of Senegal are the contenders for the prestigious African Player of the Year whilst the trio of Asisat Oshoala (Nigeria), Chrestina Kgatlana (South Africa) and Gabrielle Aboudi Onguene (Cameroon) battle it out for the Women’s Player of the Year.
Below are the top three (Nominees are listed in alphabetical order);
African Player of the Year
- Mohamed Salah (Egypt & Liverpool)
- Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Gabon & Dortmund)
- Sadio Mane (Senegal & Liverpool)
Women’s Player of the Year
- Asisat Oshoala (Nigeria & Dalian Quanjian)
- Chrestina Kgatlana (South Africa & UWC Ladies)
- Gabrielle Aboudi Onguene(Cameroon & CSKA Moscow)
Youth Player of the Year
- Krepin Diatta (Senegal & Sarpsborg)
- Patson Daka (Zambia & Liefering)
- Salam Giddou (Mali & Guidars)
Coach of the Year
- Gernot Rohr (Nigeria)
- Hector Cuper (Egypt)
- L'Hussein Amoutta (Wydad Athletic Club)
Club of the Year
- Al Ahly
- TP Mazembe
- Wydad Athletic Club
National Team of the Year
Women’s National Team of the Year
- Ghana U-20
- Nigeria U-20
- South Africa
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