Ghanaian duo Thomas Partey and Mukarama Abdulai have both been nominated for CAF’s top award in January next year.
Mukarama was part of the nominees for the Africa Women’s Best Player which also included Black Queens captain Elizabeth Addo and Portia Boakye.
The U17 player had a great campaign in the just ended Women’s world cup which Ghana exited on penalties.
Thomas Partey was also part of a 35 man shortlist for the award of Africa Men’s Best Player category. The Atletico Madrid man had an amazing campaign last year having won the Europa League with his club and finishing the season in second place.
The CAF awards are set to take place in Dakar, Senegal in January 2019.