Names of shortlisted players who will be vying for various enviable awards at the CAF Awards Gala based on performance have been released.
A total of 34 male and 15 female players have been nominated for the flagship awards and Ghana will have 5 representatives on the list.
Amongst the list of women who will be competing for the Women’s player of the year are 3 Ghanaian ladies; Abdulai Mukarama (U-17 Black Maidens captain), Elizabeth Addo (Black Queens captain) and Portia Boakye (Black Queens).
Thomas Teye Partey is representing Ghana in the Men’s player of the year category and Ghana’s Black Queens will compete for the Women’s National Team of the Year.
The awards ceremony will take place in Dakar, Senegal on Tuesday, 8 January 2019.
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