Register Login Scores

African Football

CAF Announce Official 2016 Best African XI

CAF have announced their Team of the Year for 2016 and three Mamelodi Sundowns players have been included among some European-based stars.

Tired of reading? Click through the gallery to see CAF's African XI of they Year

Sundowns trio Khama Billiat, Keagan Dolly and Denis Onyango have been included in the star-studded team, with Dolly being the first South African to be named in the Team of the Year.

Premier League stars such as Riyad Mahrez, Sadio Mane and Manchester United's Eric Bailly have been included in the team. While, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang also made the cut after an impressive 2016 season with Borussia Dortmund.

CAF African XI of the Year:

Goalkeeper: Denis Onyango (Mamelodi Sundowns)

Defenders: Serge Aurier (Paris Saint-Germain), Aymen Abdennour (Valencia), Eric Bailly (Manchester United), Joyce Lomalisa (AS Vita).

Midfielders: Khama Billiat (Mamelodi Sundowns), Rainford Kalaba (TP Mazembe), Keagan Dolly (Mamelodi Sundowns).  

Forwards: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Borussia Dortmund), Sadio Mane (Liverpool) , Riyad Mahrez (Leicester City).

Read: 3 Final Nominees For CAF African Player Of The Year Revealed

Is there any player that doesn't deserve to be in the Team of the Year? Have your say in the comment section below.


Top 5

Official: SSU Make Mokoena Announcement, Downs Confirm

81 Jan 27, 2022 04:12 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Managers Who’ve Already Been Sacked This Season

1 Nov 08, 2021 12:26 PM in English Premier League

Frosler Decides Next Step After Chiefs Talks

16 Jan 27, 2022 08:27 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

7 Players Xavi Could Get Rid Of At Barca

5 Nov 09, 2021 01:26 PM in LaLiga

Two Nigerian Strikers At Sundowns!

100 Jan 27, 2022 10:55 AM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Agent Confirms Mokoena Deal!

222 Jan 25, 2022 02:49 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Gallery: Chiefs Get Busy With Camp In Cape Town

24 Jan 24, 2022 11:03 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

'Messi Called Me A Donkey!'

11 Jan 24, 2022 08:22 AM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar/Mbappe Watch

Fresh Faces! AmaZulu Unveil New Additions

4 Jan 27, 2022 12:19 PM in PSL

'World Richest Footballer' Finds New Club

9 Dec 27, 2021 02:35 PM in World News

City Closing In On Promising ‘Rough Diamond’

Jan 27, 2022 12:00 PM in Siyagobhoza

All The Stadiums That Will Host Afcon Matches

2 Dec 10, 2021 07:29 PM in African Football

Pirates Announce New Partnership

17 Jan 27, 2022 01:25 PM in Orlando Pirates