On Saturday, July 2, 2022, the Grand Arena of the Accra International Conference Center (AICC) hosted the 4th edition of the Ghana Football Awards.
The Ghana Football Awards program, which has grown to be the most sought in the football world, honors footballers, coaches, clubs, and administrators who have performed outstanding feats during the reviewed year.
At the Ghana Football Awards 2022, Asante Kotoko, the current champions of the Ghana Premier League(GPL), took home the most honors.
Alexander Djiku, a defender based in France, took home both the Foreign-based Footballer of the Year and Footballer of the Year awards at the vibrant ceremony held at the Grand Arena.
To win the most important award of the evening, the Strasbourg center defender outperformed Thomas Partey (Arsenal), Daniel Amartey (Leicester City), Mohammed Salisu (Southampton), and goalkeeper Jojo Wollacott.
Felix Afena Gyan of AS Roma was also selected the recipient of the Odartey Lamptey Future Star prize for his outstanding achievement in the evaluated year.
Below is the Full-list of winners:
Men’s Coach of the Year — Prosper Narteh Ogum (Asante Kotoko)
Women’s Coach of the Year — Joe Nana Adarkwa (Ampem Darkoa Ladies)
Female Team of the Year — Ampem Darkoa LadiesMale team of the Year — Asante Kotoko
Female Team of the Year — Ampem Darkoa Ladies FC
Living Legend Award — Abedi Ayew Pele
Special Fan(s) Award — Porcupine Tertiary (Asante Kotoko)
Thumbs up Award — Richard Duah Nsemkyire (Samartex FC)
Thumbs up Award — Tom Vernon (Right to Dream Academy)
Best African International — Sadió Mane (Senegal/Bayern Munich)
CEO of the Year — Nana Yaw Amponsah (Asante Kotoko)
Goalkeeper of the Year — Iddrisu Abdulai (Bechem United)
Most Vibrant Club on Social media — Asante Kotoko
Goal of the Year — Mizak Asante (Golden Kicks FC)
Home-based Footballer of the Year — Yaw Annor (AshantiGold SC)
Ghana Premier League Goal King — Yaw Annor
Women’s Footballers of the Year — Grace Asantewaa (Real Betis)
Odartey Lamptey Future Star Award — Felix Afena-Gyan (AS Roma)
Foreign-based Footballer of the Year — Alexander Djiku (Strasbourg FC)
Footballer of the Year — Alexander Djiku (Strasbourg FC)