Thomas Partey found his way into the top eleven Africa players for the year 2018.
The Atletico Madrid midfielder was included in the Africa team of the year which was named at the Aiteo CAF Awards Gala in Dakar on Tuesday.
Partey who missed out on the final three shortlisted players for the CAF player of the year award joined the likes of Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane, Pierre Emerick Aubameyung, Naby Keita, Riyad Mahrez, Serge Aurie, Eric Bailly, Kalidou Koulibaly, Medi Benatia and Denis Onyango.
The Ghanaian international had a wonderful season with Atletico Madrid helping them to win the UEFA Europa League last season.
Egypt star Mohamed Salah was crowned the best Africa Football for the season time.
— CAF (@CAF_Online) January 8, 2019
By Frank Darkwah