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Football
   
   
   
 
Africa  -  Footballer of the Year
 
   
   
1970 Salif Keita
Mali St. Etienne  (FRA)
1971 Ibrahim Sunday
Ghana Asante Kotoko  (GHA)
1972 Cherif Souleymane
Guinea Hafia Conakry  (GUI)
1973 Tshimimu Bwanga
Zaire TP Mazembe  (ZAI)
1974 Paul Monkila
Congo CARA Brazzaville  (CGO)
1975 Ahmed Faras
Morocco Chabab Mohammedia  (MOR)
1976 Roger Milla
Cameroon Tonnerre Yaounde  (CMR)
1977 Tarak Dhiab
Tunisia Esperance Tunis  (TUN)
1978 Abdul Razak
Ghana Asante Kotoko  (GHA)
1979 Thomas N`Kano
Cameroon Canon Yaounde  (CMR)
1980 Jean Manga-Onguene
Cameroon Canon Yaounde  (CMR)
1981 Lakhdar Belloumi
Algeria GC Mascara  (ALG)
1982 Thomas N`Kano
Cameroon Espanyol  (ESP)
1983 Mahmmoud Al-Khatib
Egypt Al - Ahly  (EGY)
1984 Teophile Abega
Cameroon Toulouse  (FRA)
1985 Mohamed Timsumi
Morocco FAR Rabat  (MOR)
1986 Badou Zaki
Morocco Real Mallorca  (ESP)
1987 Rabah Madjer
Algeria FC Porto  (POR)
1988 Kalusha Bwalya
Ghana Cercle Brugge  (BEL)
1989 George Weah
Liberia AS Monaco  (FRA)
1990 Roger Milla
Cameroon Paris St. Germain  (FRA)
1991 Abedi Pele
Ghana Marseille  (FRA)
1992 Abedi Pele
Ghana Marseille  (FRA)
1993 Rashidi Yekini
Nigeria Vitoria Setubal  (POR)
1994 Emmanuel Amunike
Nigeria Sporting Lisbon  (POR)
1995 George Weah
Liberia AC Milan  (ITA)
1996 Nwankwo Kanu
Nigeria Inter Milan  (ITA)
1997 Victor Ikpeba
Nigeria AS Monaco  (FRA)
1998 Mustapha Hadji
Morocco Deportivo La Coruna  (ESP)
1999 Nwankwo Kanu
Nigeria Arsenal  (ENG)
2000 Patrick Mboma
Cameroon Parma  (ITA)
2001 El-Hadji Diouf
Senegal Lens  (FRA)
2002 El-Hadji Diouf
Senegal Liverpool  (ENG)
2003 Samuel Eto`o
Cameroon Real Mallorca  (ESP)
2004 Samuel Eto`o
Cameroon Barcelona  (ESP)
2005 Samuel Eto`o
Cameroon Barcelona  (ESP)
2006 Didier Drogba
Ivory Coast Chelsea  (ENG)
2007 Fredi Kanoute
Mali Sevilla  (ESP)
2008 Emanuel Adebayor
Togo Arsenal  (ENG)
2009 Didier Drogba
Ivory Coast Chelsea  (ENG)
2010 Samuel Eto`o
Cameroon Inter Milan  (ITA)
2011 Yaya Toure
Ivory Coast Manchester City  (ENG)
2012 Yaya Toure
Ivory Coast Manchester City  (ENG)
2013 Yaya Toure
Ivory Coast Manchester City  (ENG)
2014 Yaya Toure
Ivory Coast Manchester City  (ENG)
2015
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Gabon
Borussia Dortmund  (GER)
2016
Rihad Mahrez

Algeria
Leicester City  (ENG)