November 29 – Omar Khribin and Samantha Kerr have been named this 12 months’s Asian Soccer Confederation (AFC) Gamers of the Yr within the males’s and girls’s classes. Click here to watch the Awards highlights.
The 2 winners had been revealed at a glitzy ceremony in Bangkok, Thailand on Wednesday after each loved a stellar 12 months for his or her respective golf equipment and nations.
Khribin, who edged out fellow nominees Omar Abdulrahman from the United Arab Emirates and rising Chinese language star Wu Lei, landed the award following an excellent season throughout which he scored targets aplenty for Saudi Arabian giants Al Hilal and Syria.
Within the ladies’s award Australia’s Samantha Kerr earned loads of plaudits because of a string of spectacular shows for American Nationwide Ladies’s Soccer League outfit Sky Blue FC and Australia. North Korean placing sensation Sung Hyang-sim and Japan and Olympique Lyonnais defender Saki Kumagai had additionally been in competition.
Elsewhere, Takafumi Hori gained the Males’s Coach of the Yr award after guiding Urawa Purple Diamonds to AFC Champions League glory final weekend, whereas Tottenham Hotspur and Korea Republic favorite Son Heung-min was named the AFC Asian Worldwide Participant of the Yr.
Full record of award winners
AFC Diamond of Asia: Yousuf Al Serkal (UAE)
AFC Dream Asia Award: Japan Soccer Affiliation
AFC Member Affiliation of the Yr
Inspiring: Soccer Federation Islamic Republic of Iran
Growing: Vietnam Soccer Federation
Aspiring: Afghanistan Soccer Federation
AFC President Recognition Award for Grassroots Soccer
Inspiring Member Affiliation: Chinese language Soccer Affiliation
Growing Member Affiliation: Soccer Affiliation of Singapore
Aspiring Member Affiliation: Bhutan Soccer Federation
AFC Futsal Participant of the Yr: Aliasghar Hasanzadeh (IRN)
AFC Coach of the Yr
Ladies: Asako Takakura (JPN)
Males: Takafumi Hori (JPN)
AFC Ladies’s Participant of the Yr: Samantha Kerr (AUS)
AFC Participant of the Yr: Omar Khribin (SYR)
Awards not offered in Bangkok:
AFC Referees Particular Award: Bakhtiyor Namazov (UZB)
AFC Youth Participant of the Yr
Ladies: Sung Hyang-sim (PRK)
Males: Lee Seung-woo (KOR)
AFC Asian Worldwide Participant of the Yr: Son Heung-min (KOR)
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