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Bruce Mwape nominated for 2018 CAF Award

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has released the nominees for the various categories of the CAF Awards 2018 with only Women National Team coach Brice Mwape as the only nominee from Zambia.

With only the Women’s national team making it to the Women Africa Cup of Nations, while the men’s national teams failed to qualify to major tournaments and the representative clubs in the CAF inter-club competitions falling short in the different categories, the clubs and players from Zambia have been left out.

Mwape was has been instrumental in in putting together the Women’s National Team that finished fourth in the regional Cosafa Women’s Championship where he was assistant coach before leading the team to the ongoing Women Africa Cup of Nations where they exited in the group stage.

Thirty-four (34) players and 15 women players have been nominated for the flagship awards; Player of the Year and Women’s Player of the Year based on the performance of the players during the year.

The winners for the African Player of the Year and Women’s Player of the Year will be decided by the following:
1. CAF Technical & Development Committee
2. Media Experts, Legends, Coaches of the quarter-finalists of the CAF Champions League and CAF Confederation Cup
3. Coaches and Captains of the national teams of the 54 Member Associations.

Other categories namely Youth Player of the Year, Men’s Coach of the Year, Women’s Coach of the Year, Men’s National Team of the Year and Women’s National Team of the Year will be elected by:
1. CAF Technical & Development Committee
2. Media Experts, Legends, Coaches of the quarter-finalists of the CAF Champions League and CAF Confederation Cup

The Awards Gala, to honour footballers and officials who distinguished themselves during the year under review, will be held on Tuesday, 8 January 2019 in Dakar, Senegal

Patson Daka last year won the young player of the year.

LIST OF NOMINEES FOR DIFFERENT CATEGORIES

African Player of the year

  1. Abdelmoumene Djabou (Algeria & ES Setif) 2. Ahmed Gomaa (Egypt & El Masry) 3. Ahmed Musa (Nigeria & Al-Nassr ) 4. Alex Iwobi (Nigeria & Arsenal) 5. Andre Onana (Cameroon & Ajax) 6. Anis Badri (Tunisia & Esperance) 7. Ayoub El Kaabi (Morocco & Hebei China Fortune) 8. Ben Malango (DR Congo & TP Mazembe) 9. Denis Onyango (Uganda & Mamelodi Sundowns) 10. Fanev Andriatsima (Madagascar & Clermont Foot) 11. Franck Kom (Cameroon & Esperance) 12. Jacinto Muondo Dala ‘Gelson’ (Angola & Primeiro de Agosto) 13. Hakim Ziyech (Morocco & Ajax) 14. Idrissa Gueye (Senegal & Everton) 15. Ismail Haddad (Morocco & Wydad Athletic Club) 16. Jean-Marc Makusu Mundele (DR Congo & AS Vita) 17. Kalidou Koulibaly (Senegal & Napoli) 18. Mahmoud Benhalib (Morocco & Raja Club Athletic) 19. Mehdi Benatia (Morocco & Juventus) 20. Mohamed Salah (Egypt & Liverpool) 21. Moussa Marega (Mali & Porto) 22. Naby Keita (Guinea & Liverpool) 23. Odion Ighalo (Nigeria & Changchun Yatai, Nigeria) 24. Percy Tau (South Africa & Union Saint-Gilloise) 25. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Gabon & Arsenal) 26. Riyad Mahrez (Algeria & Manchester City) 27. Sadio Mane (Senegal & Liverpool) 28. Taha Khenissi (Tunisia & Esperance) 29. Thomas Partey (Ghana & Atletico Madrid) 30. Wahbi Khazri (Tunisia & Saint-Étienne) 31. Walid Soliman (Egypt & Ahly) 32. Wilfried Zaha (Cote d’Ivoire & Crystal Palace) 33. Yacine Brahimi (Algeria & Porto) 34. Youcef Belaili (Algeria & Esperance)

Women’s African player of the year

  1. Abdulai Mukarama (Ghana & Northern Ladies) 2. Asisat Oshoala (Nigeria & Dilian Quanjian) 3. Bassira Toure (Mali & AS Mande) 4. Chrestinah Thembi Kgatlana (South Africa & Houston Dash) 5. Desire Oparanozia (Nigeria & Guingamp) 6. Elizabeth Addo (Ghana & Seattle Reign) 7. Francisca Ordega (Nigeria & Washington Spirit) 8. Gabrielle Aboudi Onguene (Cameroon & CSKA Moskow) 9. Gaelle Enganamouit (Cameroon & Avaldenes) 10. Janine Van Wyk (South Africa & Houston Dash) 11. Marlyse Ngo Ndoumbouk (Cameroon & Nancy-Lorraine) 12. Onome Ebi (Nigeria & Hekan Huisanhang) 13. Portia Boakye (Ghana & Djurgardens) 14. Raissa Feudjio (Cameroon & Aland United) 15. Tabitha Chawinga (Malawi & Jiangsu Suning)

Youth player of the year

  1. Achraf Hakimi (Morocco & Borussia Dortmunmd) 2. Wilfred Ndidi (Nigeria & Leicester City) 3. Andre Onana (Cameroon & Aax) 4. Ismaila Sarr (Senegal & Rennes) 5. Mahmoud Benhalib (Morocco & Raja Club Athletic) 6. Franck Kessie (Cote d’Ivoire & AC Milan)

Men’s coach of the year

  1. Corentin Martins (Mauritania) 2. Florent Ibenge (AS Vita & DR Congo) 3. Juan Carlos Garrido (Raja Club Athletic) 4. Moine Chaabani (Esperance) 5. Nicolas Dupuis (Madagascar) 6. Patrice Carteron (Al Ahly) 7. Rachid Taoussi (ES Sétif) 8. Herve Renard (Morocco) 9. Aliou Cisse (Senegal) 10. Gernot Rohr (Nigeria)

Women’s coach of the year

  1. Bruce Mwape (Zambia) 2. Desiree Ellis (South Africa) 3. Joseph Brian Ndoko (Cameroon) 4. Saloum Houssein (Mali) 5. Thomas Dennerby (Nigeria)

Men’s national team of the year

  1. Guinea Bissau 2. Kenya 3. Madagascar 4. Mauritania 5. Uganda 6. Zimbabwe

Women’s national team of the year

  1. Cameroon 2. Ghana 3. Mali 4. Nigeria 5. South Africa
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3 Comments to Bruce Mwape nominated for 2018 CAF Award

  1. discipline says:

    But car is a fraud,Bruce just took over the team after they have qualified in short presided over three games and is the best Thats Why 7 is boasting that he is one of best, God have mess on us.

  2. Nostra says:

    – Political atimosphere in Zambia.
    – FAZ has brought down moral in the all games.
    – FAZ pull down Kalusha
    – FAZ has brought down Jan Sikazwe CAF suspended him.
    – No Minister of Sports in Zambia for past 1 year.

  3. Kuku says:

    Our football has gone. We want it back somehow. Give it back. Hand it over.

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