×

FULL LIST: Ekong And Other Award Winners At 2023 AFCON

Hosts Ivory Coast defeated Nigeria 1-2 thanks to strikes from Franck Kessie and Sebastien Haller after William Troost-Ekong had given the Super Eagles a first-half lead. 


AFCON-2023-award-winners-
Troost-Ekong, a defender, scored thrice in the competition. Photo: CAF.

 

After a month of memories, brilliant goals, heartbreaking defeats, and unending drama, the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) ended on Sunday. 

Hosts Ivory Coast defeated Nigeria 1-2 thanks to strikes from Franck Kessie and Sebastien Haller after William Troost-Ekong had given the Super Eagles a first-half lead. 

But it was not all disappointing for Nigeria as Troost-Ekong got one of the awards on parade on Sunday night.

READ ALSO: ‘Disappointing End,’ Tearful Nwabali Apologises To Nigerian Fans After AFCON Loss

2023 AFCON 2023 Award Winners 

Below is a full list of the award winners for the AFCON 2023

Man of the Competition

William Troost-Ekong of Nigeria

Best Goalkeeper 
Ronwen Williams of South Africa

Best Coach 

Emerse Fae of Ivory Coast

Fair Play Team 
South Africa

Golden Boot

Emilio Nsue of Equatorial Guinea (five goals)

Silver Boot 
Gelson Dala of Angola (four goals)

Bronze Boot 
Mostafa Mohamed of Egypt (four goals)

Best Young Player 
Simon Adingra of Ivory Coast.