BREAKING: Awarding Special Talent For AFCON2023 Tournament, Nigeria Skipper Wins A Consolation Award—-Thecloudngr reports that the award for BEST PLAYER OF THE TOURNAMENT for goes to the Super Eagles skipper W. Troost-Ekong to compensate him for his stellar performance throughout the tournament.
The veteran center back has over 70 international caps scoring 7 goals as a defender, 3 of those goals were scored in this 2023 Afcon.
And to the 3rd place medalist South Africa also had an award winner, Ronwen Williams was awarded as TOP GOALKEEPER OF THE TOURNAMENT and he also scoop the GOLDEN GLOVE award after keeping his 5th clean shit in the 3rd place encounter against Congo DR.
Emilio Nsue López of Equatorial Guinea takes home the GOLDEN BOOT after scoring 5 goals from 4 matches.
Brighton & Hove Albion starlet Simon Adingra takes home the BEST YOUNG PLAYER OF THE TOURNAMENT, he light up the Afcon tournament with his electrifying pace as he keeps inspiring his nation to victory, he came on as substitute against Mali while his team was behind and also a man down.
Adingra scored in the 90th minutes to gave his nation reasons to smile, his team goes on to win the match and proceed to semi final.
Emerse Faé was appointed as the head coach after Jean-Louis Gasset was fired due to a disastrous defeat to Equatorial Guinea, but Faé goes on to win the COACH OF THE TOURNAMENT after guiding The Elephants to win their 3rd AFCON TROPHY.