Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang wins The African Footballer of the Year Award

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been crowned the African Footballer of the Year. He beat the likes of Ivorian and Man City midfieder, Yaya Toure and Ghanaian striker, Dede Ayew to the 2015 CAF African Footballer of the Year award.Patrick-AHe won the award with a margin of seven points more than Yaya Toure who finished second and Ayew, third. The Gabon striker has been on top form helping both club and country with stellar perfomances.

He currently plies his trade with in the Bundesliga, Borussia Dortmund. He became the first player from the German league to win the African best player of the year award having finished as runner-up to Yaya Toure in the 2014 edition staged in Lagos.

Updated: January 7, 2016 — 11:21 pm

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