The Black Stars midfielder Thomas Partey,Elizabeth Addo and Portia Boakye, both of the Black Queens, and Black Madiens Captain Abdulai Mukarama are the only Ghanaians shortlisted for the 2018 CAF Awards to be held next year.
The Black Maiden’s sensation Abdulai Mukarama who is the leading top scorer of the ongoing FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup in Uruguay despite Ghana’s exit is vying for the WOMEN’S AFRICAN PLAYER OF THE YEAR alonside Asisat Oshoala (Nigeria & Dilian Quanjian)Bassira Toure (Mali & AS Mande),Chrestinah Thembi Kgatlana (South Africa & Houston Dash) Desire Oparanozia (Nigeria & Guingamp)and Ghana’s
Elizabeth Addo and Portia Boakye.
Abdulai Mukarama won the Bronze Boot and the Goal Queen at the just ended FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup in Uruguay. Elisabeth Addo named in the African Women’s Cup of Nations Ghana 2018 Best XI.
Partey is in contest for the Men’s Player of the Year with Mo Salah, Sadio Mane, Kalidou Koulibaly whom he is contesting agian with for the BBC African Player of the Year 2018
The national team is in the category of WOMEN’S NATIONAL TEAM OF THE YEAR Cameroon with Mali, Nigeria and South Africa.