The Confederation of African football announced the final five nominees for the award given to the best African player for the year.
Among the main contenders for the prize was Islam Slimani (Leicester, Algeria), Mohamed Salah (Roma, Italy), Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Borussia Dortmund, Gabon), Riyad Mahrez (Leicester, Algeria) and Sadio mane (Liverpool, Senegal).
The award will be presented to the winner of the fifth of January next year.
The Top 5 Shortlist for the Best player in Africa award 2016 #CAFGLOAWARDS pic.twitter.com/We5KWg3voL
– CAF (@CAF_Online) 22 Nov 2016
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