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GLO-CAF Awards: Hayatou arrives for GLO-CAF Awards

Football - Confederation of African Football (CAF) President Isa Hayatou arrived in Lagos Wednesday for the 2013 GLO-CAF Awards ceremony, to be held in the Nigerian commercial city Thursday.

Hayatou arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport shortly after noon and was received by President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Aminu Maigari and some other officials of the Federation.

The top award is the African Player of the Year, for which three players have been shortlisted: Ivorian Yaya Toure, who won the award last year, his compatriot Didier Drogba and John Obi Mikel of Nigeria.

In the African Player of the year (based in Africa) category, CAF has shortlisted Egyptians Ahmed Fathy and Mohamed Abou Trika and Nigerian Sunday Mba.

Following are the other categories:

National Team of the Year
Burkina Faso

Youth National team of the Year
Nigeria U 17

Club of the Year
Al Ahly
CS Sfaxien
Orlando Pirates

Fair Play Award
Nigerian Supporter

Coach of the Year
Manu Garba
Stephen Keshi
Paul Put

Most Promising Talent
Ebenezer Assifuah
Saleh Gomaa
Kelechi Iheanacho

Referee Award
Alioum Neant
Haimoudi Djamel
Papa Bakary Gassama

Legend Award
Bruno Metsu
Mehdi Faria

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