The essentials of the Glo-CAF awards night…
Besides the top Glo-CAF Africa Footballer of the Year reaped by Cameroon captain Samuel Eto’o, Goal.com provides a list of the rest awards handed out during the glittering ceremony in Cairo on Monday night.
Most Promising Talent of the Year
Nominees: Kwadwo Asamoah (Ghana), Moussa Maazou (Niger) and Ryad Boudebouz (Algeria).
Winner: Kwadwo Asamoah
Women's African Footballer of the Year
Nominees: Stella Mbachu (Nigeria), Perpetual Nkwocha (Nigeria) and Ebere Orji (Nigeria Under-20)
Winner: Perpetual Nkwocha
Coach of the Year Award
Nominees: Hassan Shehata (Egypt), Milovan Rajevac (ex-Ghana), Lamine N'iaye (TP Mazembe)
Winner: Milovan Rajevac
Club of the Year Award
Nominees: TP Mazembe (DR Congo, CS Sfaxien (Tunisia) and FUS Rabat (Morocco).
Winner: TP Mazembe
Recipients: Algeria, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Egypt, Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa.
N.B. These awards go to the Football Federation presidents of the respective countries.
National Team of the Year
Nominees: Egypt, Ghana and Algeria.
African XI for 2010
Didier Drogba (Cote d'Ivoire), Wael Gomaa (Egypt), Madjid Bougherra (Algeria), Taye Taiwo (Nigeria), Asamoah Gyan (Ghana), Kevin-Prince Boateng (Ghana), Ahmed Hassan (Egypt), Ahmed El Mohamady (Egypt), Andre Ayew (Ghana), Samuel Eto'o (Cameroon) and Vincent Enyeama (Nigeria)
Best African-Based Player of the Year
Nominees: Alain Kaluyituka Dioko (TP Mazembe and DR Congo), Ahmed Hassan (Al Ahly and Egypt), Mohamed Nagy (Al Ahly and Egypt).
Winner: Ahmed Hassan