Bafana Bafana star Percy Tau has made the top 10 for the CAF Interclubs Men’s Player of the Year.
The former Sundowns star goes up against the likes of Tiago Azulao, Karim Konate, Achraf Dari, Yahya Jabrane, Zou Moutaraji and Al Ahly teammates, Ali Maaloul, Mohamed Sherif, Aliou Dieng and Mohamed El Shenawy.
Tau helped Al Ahly reach a third consecutive CAF Champions League final.
Now axed, former coach Pitso Mosimane has been nominated for the Coach of the Year accolade.
South Africa’s Orlando Pirates are among the clubs to compete against Al AhLY for the Club of the Year. The Bucs reached the final of the 2021/22 CAF Confederation Cup.
Pirates’ trio Bandile Shandu, Thembinkosi Lorch and Mandla Ncikazi did not make the final shortlist for the awards.
The winners will be announced on 21 July 2022, which will be the first time that the event is hosted since 2019.