Cape Town - The
winner of African Footballer of the Year 2015 will be revealed
simultaneously on television, radio and online on Friday, December 11, 2015.
announcement will be made during a special broadcast on BBC World News and BBC
World Service at 17:30-18:00 (SA time) and revealed online via the BBC Africa Live
page and on BBC social media channels.
five nominated players for this year’s title are:
Gabon and Borussia Dortmund (Germany)
Ayew – Ghana
and Swansea City (England)
Brahimi – Algeria and F.C. Porto (Portugal)
Mané – Senegal and Southampton (England)
Ivory Coast and Manchester City (England)
media users can stay up to date with the competition by following BBC Sport and
BBC Africa online and join the discussion using #BBCAFOTY.
winners of the award include: Yacine
Brahimi (2014), Yaya Touré (2013); Christopher Katongo (2012); André Ayew
(2011) and Asamoah Gyan (2010).