The selected player of the year among the list of five below will be decorated on Thursday, Jan 17 2017 in Abuja Nigeria, during the traditional Gala organised by GLO-CAF.
Below is the list of the Finalists, their countries of origin as well as their current clubs:
- Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Gabon - Borrusia Dortmund)
- Riyad Mahrez (Algeria - ville de Leicester)
- Sadio Mane (Sénegal - Liverpool)
- Mohamed Salah (Égypt - Roms)
- Islam Slimani (Algeria - ville de Leicester)