PSL congratulates Mamelodi Sundowns, Pitso Mosimane and Denis Onyango
Posted: 6 January 2017 Time: 13:50
The PSL has congratulated Mamelodi Sundowns for being voted CAF African Club of the Year last night together with coach Pitso Mosimane and goalkeeper Denis Onyango, who both walked away with individual awards.
Mosimane was voted as the CAF African Coach of the Year after he guided the reigning Absa Premiership champions to their first CAF Champions League triumph and also an impressive spell in the domestic league.
Mosimane becomes the first South African to win this award.
Onyango, the Sundowns goalkeeper, was voted as the CAF African Player of the Year - Based in Africa edging teammate Khama Billiat and Zambia’s Rainford Kalaba.
Sundowns, who were voted as the CAF African Club of the Year, beat the likes of TP Mazembe of the Democratic Republic of Congo and Zambian side Zesco United to win the top prize.
The PSL was also showing strong dominance in the CAF Africa Finest XI released by the continental body. The list comprises players based in Africa and abroad. Keagan Dolly, Billiat and Onyango were in the team.