Ghanaian talented midfielder who plays for Atletico Madrid Thomas Partey has emerged as the Footballer of the Year at the just held Ghana Football Awards.
This is the second time the 26-year-old midfielder was crowned the Footballer of the year as he won the maiden edition of the award scheme last year. The Atletico Madrid star also won the award for best foreign-based player of the year.
Abdul Fatawu who plays for Kumasi-based Asante Kotoko was crowned the best home-based player of the year.
Asante Kotoko goalkeeper Felix Annan beat off competition from Black Stars no.1 Richard Ofori and Nana Bonsu of Enyimba FC in Nigeria to win the goalkeeping category.
Black Maidens captain Mukarama Abdulai won double as she picked the Women’s Footballer of the Year Award and the Future Star Award.
Asante Kotoko was named the team of the year whiles their coach, Charles Kwablah Akonnor won the best coach of the year after guiding them to the group stages of the 2018 CAF Confederation Cup.
Below is the full list of winners at the 2019 Ghana Football Awards.
Coach Of the Year
Charles Akunnor- Asante Kotoko
Women’s Footballer of the Year
Mukarama Abdulai – Black Maidens
Team Of The Year
Goalkeeper of the Year
Felix Annan – Asante Kotoko
Home-based Player Of The Year
Best Foreign Player
Goal of the Year
By Joseph Esso – Heart of Oak
The Living Legend Awards
Dogo Moro and Wiberforce Mfum
Rising Star Award
Thumbs Up Award
Professional Footballers Association of Ghana
Overall Footballer of the Year