Riyad Mahrez wins Africa’s best player award
| Updated Mar 23, 2017 at 6:00pm
eicester forward Riyad Mahrez has won the Confederation of African Football’s player of the year award.
The 25-year-old Algerian, who inspired Leicester to the Premier League title, is already the PFA Player of the Year and BBC African Footballer of the Year.
Borussia Dortmund’s Gabonese forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was second and Senegal and Liverpool striker Sadio Mane came third.
Arsenal and Nigeria forward Alex Iwobi won the young player award.