CAF Awards 2019: final shortlists [Full nominees]


Nigeria's Asisat Oshoala has been make the polished product for the Women's Player of the Year prize, as declared by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) on Wednesday.


Oshoala, who has won the honor before, will be facing Ajara Nchout of Cameroon and South Africa's Thembi Kgatlana.


Super Eagles couple of Victor Osimhen and Samuel Chukwueze, will slug it out with other rising stars, in the Youth Player of the Year class.


Nigeria is likewise in the running for the two Men and Women's National Team of the Year.

NOMINEES:

Women’s Player of the Year: Ajara Nchout (Cameroon & Valerenga), Asisat Oshoala (Nigeria & Barcelona), Gabrielle Onguene (Cameroon & CSKA Moscow), Tabitha Chawinga (Malawi & Jiangsu Suning), Thembi Kgatlana (South Africa & Beijing Phoenix FC).


Interclubs Player of the Year: Anice Badri (Tunisia & Esperance), Kodjo Fo Doh Laba (Togo & RS Berkane / Al Ain), Taha Yassine Khenissi (Tunisia & Esperance), Tarek Hamed (Egypt & Zamalek), Youcef Belaïli (Algeria & Esperance / Ahli Jeddah).

Youth Player of the Year: Achraf Hakimi (Morocco & Borussia Dortmund), Krépin Diatta (Senegal & Club Brugge), Moussa Djenepo (Mali & Southampton), Samuel Chukwueze (Nigeria & Villarreal), Victor Osimhen (Nigeria & Lille).

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