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Onyango and Tau nominated for African Player of the Year award

Olunga, who is on loan at Spanish top flight side Girona, made the 30-man shortlist for the Caf African Player of the Year award which was released by the continental football body on Wednesday evening.

They are facing stiff competition from the likes of Cote d'Ivoire and Manchester United defender Eric Bailly‚ Mohamed Salah of Egypt and Liverpool‚ Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Gabon and Borussia Dortmund‚ Senegal and Liverpool star striker Sadio Mane and Victor Moses of Nigeria and Chelsea.

Mahrez, 26 has struggled to recapture the form that helped that took the Foxes to the Premier League title in 2016 and saw him scoop the PFS Players' Player of the Year.

Liverpool's Egypt global Mohamed Salah, RB Leipzig's Guinea midfielder Naby Keita, Chelsea's Nigeria worldwide Victor Moses and Ghana defender Thomas Partey, of Atletico Madrid, are also contenders.

Egyptian goalkeeper Essam El Hadary, 44, is also on a list largely dominated by players employed by European clubs.

The other award up for grabs is the best Africa-Based Player of the Year.

The winners are determined by votes from national coaches, technical directors, CAF committee members and media representatives and will be announced at a ceremony in Ghana early next year.



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