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Glo CAF Award 2013: Yaya Toure is African Player of the Year 2013

Glo CAF Award 2013: Yaya Toure is CAF African Player of the Year 2013
Yaya Toure

Manchester City's Yaya Toure has been named the African Player of the Year 2013 by the Confederation of African Football at an awards ceremony held in Lagos on Thursday evening.

The Ivoirian won the title for a third straight time beating compatriot Didier Drogba and local favourite John Obi Mikel.

Full List of Awardees of the Glo CAF Award 2013 is listed below:

National Team of the Year
Burkina Faso
Ethiopia
Nigeria - WINNER


Youth National team of the Year
Nigeria U-17


Club of the Year 
Al Ahly (Egypt) - WINNER
CS Sfaxien (Tunisia)
Orlando Pirates (South Africa)


Fair Play Award
Nigerian Supporters Club


Coach of the Year
Manu Garba (Nigeria U17)
Stephen Keshi (Nigeria senior men) - WINNER
Paul Put (Burkina Faso senior men)


Most Promising Talent
Ebenezer Assifuah (Ghana U20)
Saleh Gomaa (Egypt U20)
Kelechi Iheanacho (Nigeria U17) - WINNER


Referee Award
Alioum Neant (Senegal)
Haimoudi Djamel (Algeria) - WINNER
Papa Bakary Gassama (Gambia)


Legend Award
Bruno Metsu (former Senegal coach)
Mehdi Faria (former Morocco coach)


African Player of the Year (Africa Based)
Mohamed Aboutreika (Egypt) - WINNER
Sunday Mba (Nigeria)
Ahmed Fathy (Egypt)


CAF Platinum Award (Governmental official that's helped in the development of sport)
Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi (Nigeria's minister of youth and sports)


African Footballer of the Year 2013
Didier Drogba (Cote d'Ivoire)
John Obi Mikel (Nigeria)
Yaya Toure (Cote d'Ivoire) - WINNER


Africa's Best XI of the year 
Coach - Stephen Keshi (Nigeria)

GoalKeeper - Enyeama (Nigeria)

Defenders - Fathy (Egypt)
                      Benatia (Morocco)
                      Constant (Guinea)

Midfielders - Mikel (Nigeria)
                       Aboutreika (Egypt)
                       Toure (Cote d'Ivoire)
                        Pitroipa (Burkina Faso)

Attackers - Aubameyang (Gabon)
                    Emenike (Nigeria)
                    Gyan CC (Ghana)






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