Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

African Cup Of Nations

Afcon 2023 award winners – full list

The 2023 CAF Africa Cup of Nations ended on Sunday night on a disappointing note for Nigeria’s Super Eagles as they lost the trophy to the host nation, Ivory Coast.

The Ivorians won 2-1 against courtesy of goals from Franck Kessie and Sebastien Haller who helped the Elephants to clinch their third AFCON trophy.

Below is the list of awards given at the AFCON:

Ecobank Best Goalkeeper: Ronwen Williams – South Africa

South Africa goalkeeper, Ronwen Williams was named best goalie of the tournament

Air Côte d’Ivoire Fair Play Team: South Africa

Puma Golden Boot winner: Emilio Nsue – Equatorial Guinea (5 goals)

Emiliano Nsue of Equatorial Guinea was in Abidjan on Sunday to receive his golden show for top-scoring at Afcon 2023

Puma Silver Boot winner: Gelson Dala – Angola (4 goals)

Puma Bronze boot winner: Mostafa Mohamed – Egypt (4 goals)

Nigeria captain William Troost-Ekong was named player of the tournament

TotalEnergies Man of the competition: William Troost-Ekong – Nigeria

Best Young Player award: Simon Adingra – Cote d’Ivoire

Best Coach award: Emerse Faé – Cote d’Ivoire

 

You May Also Like

Boxing

The British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC) issued a memo today stating that they are “not considering applications for any Ghanaian boxers.” This means...

African Cup Of Nations

The Black Stars’ appearance in the 2021 edition will be their 23rd time and they will be keen to end their long awaited drought...

Olympic Games

Huang Guohui – who coached Vietnam’s swimming team at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games here – has died in quarantine after returning from the...

Combat Sports

Malaysia based multi decorated Ghanaian kickboxer, Gerald Dah is in high spirits ahead of his latest fight this Friday after safely landing in Kuala...