Super Eagles and Napoli forward, Victor has been appointed for the 2023 CAF men’s Player of the Year award.
This 24-year-old man was an asset to Napoli’s success last season, as the club became champion in Serie A for the first time in 33 years of existence. Victor Osimhen has scored 26 goals, won the Golden Boot, and is about to become the highest-scoring African in the league. He was known as the best striker in the league.
Victor Osimhen was ranked 8th on the men’s list at the 2023 Ballon d’Or Award which was held on Monday, he is becoming the highest-ranked Nigerian player ever.
On the current holder list, are Sadio Mane, and Liverpool forward, Mohamed Salah. The awards gala is programmed to be held on December 11, 2023, in Marrakech, Morocco.
Victor Osimhen (Nigeria and SSC Napoli)
Ramy Bensebaini (Algeria and Borussia Dortmund)
Riyad Mahrez (Algeria and Al Ahli)
Edmond Tapsoba (Burkina Faso and Bayer Leverkusen)
Andre – Frank Zambo Anguissa (Cameroon and SSC Napoli)
Vincent Aboubacar (Cameroon and Besiktas)
Ibrahim Sangare (Cote d’Ivoire and Nottingham Forest)
Seko Fofana (Cote d’Ivoire and Al Nassr)
Chancel Mbemba (DR Congo and Pyramids)
Mahmoud Abdel Moneim “Kahraba” (Egypt and Ahly)
Mohamed Abdelmonem (Egypt and Ahly)
Mohamed ElShenawy (Egypt and Ahly)
Mohamed Salah (Egypt and Liverpool)
Mohamed Kudus (Ghana and West Ham United)
Thomas Partey (Ghana and VfB Stuttgart)
Yves Bissouma (Mali and Tottenham Hotspur)
Achraf Hakimi (Morocco and Paris Saint-Germain)
Azzedine Ounahi (Morocco and Olympique Marseille)
Hakim Ziyech (Morocco and Galatasaray)
Sofyan Amrabat (Morocco and Manchester United)
Yahya Jabrane (Morocco and Wydad Athletic Club)
Yassine Bounou (Morocco and Al Hilal)
Youssef En-Nesyri (Morocco and Sevilla)
Peter Shalulile (Namibia and Mamelodi Sundowns)
Sadio Mane (Senegal and Al Nassr)
Pape Matar Sarr (Senegal and Tottenham Hotspur)
Percy Tau (South Africa and Al Ahly)
Mohamed Ali Ben Romdhane (Tunisia and Ferencvaros)