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Ahram Online provides a live coverage of the CAF awards for 2019

Ahram Online , Tuesday 7 Jan 2020
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Senegal's Sadio Mane beat Egypt's Mohamed Salah and Algeria's Riyad Mahrez to win Africa's best player award in a ceremony that took place in the Egyptian Red Sea bay of Sahl Hasheesh on Tuesday.


The ceremony started at 21:00 Cairo time (19:00 GMT). Here is a list of Africa's top prizes.



- Sadio Mane wins the men's Player of the Year award.


- Nigeria's Asisat Oshoala wins the Women's Player of the Year award. 


- Mazembe's Moïse Katumbi wins the Club President of the Year award. 


- Egypt wins the best Football Association of the Year award.


- Algeria's Nations Cup winning coach Djamel Belmadi wins the Men’s Coach of the Year award. 


- South Africa's Desiree Ellis wins the Women’s Coach of the Year award.


- Africa's best starting XI: Andre Onana, Achraf Hakimi, Kalidou Koulibaly, Joel Matip, Serge Aurier, Riyad Mahrez, Idrissa Gana Gueye, Hakim Ziyech, Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.


- Kodjovi Obilale, a former Togo goalkeeper who was injured in a terrorist attack on the team's bus in 2010, is given a special award. 


- Riyad Mahrez wins the best Goal of the Year award.


- Algeria win the African Men’s National Team of the Year award.


- Cameroon win the African Women’s National Team of the Year award. 


- Morocco's Achraf Hakimi wins the African Youth Player of the Year award.


- Algeria winger Youcef Belaïli wins the African Interclubs Player of the Year award.


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The shortlist of nominees for CAF Awards 2019:

African Player of the Year

Mohamed Salah (Egypt & Liverpool)
Riyad Mahrez (Algeria & Manchester City)
Sadio Mane (Senegal & Liverpool)

African Interclubs Player of the Year

Anice Badri (Tunisia & Esperance)
Tarek Hamed (Egypt & Zamalek)
Youcef Belaïli (Algeria & Esperance / Ahli Jeddah)

African Youth Player of the Year

Achraf Hakimi (Morocco & Borussia Dortmund)
Samuel Chukwueze (Nigeria & Villarreal)
Victor Osimhen (Nigeria & Lille)

African Men’s Coach of the Year

Aliou Cisse (Senegal - Senegal)
Djamel Belmadi (Algeria - Algeria)
Moïne Chaâbani (Tunisia - Esperance)

African Men’s National Team of the Year

Algeria
Madagascar
Senegal

African Women’s Player of the Year

Ajara Nchout (Cameroon & Valerenga)
Asisat Oshoala (Nigeria & Barcelona)
Thembi Kgatlana (South Africa & Beijing Phoenix FC)

African Women’s Coach of the Year

Alain Djeumfa (Cameroon)
Desiree Ellis (South Africa)
Thomas Dennerby (Nigeria)

African Women’s National Team of the Year

Cameroon
Nigeria
South Africa

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