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ONYANGO NAMED CAF PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Uganda Cranes goal keepr Denis Masinde Onyango has been named CAF player of the yaer based in the Continent. Onyango was crowned at an eventful function on Aabuja, Nigeria on Thursday night. The flamboyant keeper has been key in the Uganda Cranes Afcon Campaign to Gabon, as well as his club Mamelodi Sundowns. Uganda Cranes qualified to the Afcon Finals after 38 years, while

Mamelodi Sundowns was triumphant in the Continental CAF Club Competition.

Below is the list of all the winners

Women’s Player Of The Year – Asisat Oshoala-Nigeria & Arsenal Ladies

Most Promising Talent – Kelechi Iheanacho-Nigeria & Manchester City

Youth Player of the Year – Alex Iwobi-Nigeria and Arsenal

Coach of the Year – Pitso Mosimane-Mamelodi Sundowns

Club of the Year – Mamelodi Sundowns

Referee of the Year – Bakary Papa Gassama

Goalkeeper

Denis Onyango-Uganda & Mamelodi Sundowns

Defenders

Serge Aurier-Cote D’ivoire & Paris Saint-Germain

Aymen Abdennour-Tunisia & Valencia

Eric Bailly-Cote D’ivoire & Manchester United

Joyce Lomalisa-Dr Congo & As Vita

Midfielders

Khama Billiat-Zimbabwe & Mamelodi Sundowns

Rainford Kalaba-Zambia & Tp Mazembe

Keegan Dolly-South Africa & Mamelodi Sundowns

Forwards

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang-Gabon & Borussia Dortmund

Sadio Mane-Senegal & Liverpool

Riyad Mahrez-Algeria & Leicester City

Subs

Aymen Mathlouthi-Tunisia & Etoile Du Sahel

Kalidou Koulibaly-Senegal & Napoli

Salif Coulibaly-Mali & Tp Mazembe

Islam Slimani-Algeria & Leicester City

Mohamed Salah-Egypt & Roma

Kelechi Iheanacho-Nigeria & Manchester City

Alex Iwobi-Nigeria And Arsenal