AWCON 2016: Ghana duo named in CAF’s Best XI


Captain of Ghana’s female senior National team, Elizabeth Addo and Linda Eshun have been named in the Best XI of the just-ended Africa Women’s Cup of Nations in Cameroon.

Janet Egyir and Portia Boakye were also included as part of the six substitutes.

Ghana won bronze medal in the tourney after beating South Africa with a goal to nil

The tournament which ended on Saturday saw host country Cameroun losing the title to defending champions Nigeria.

CAF’s Best XI


Annette NGO NDOM (Cameroon)


Meffoumetou Tcheno FALONE (Cameroon), Osinachi OHALE (Nigeria), Janine VAN WYK (South Africa), Linda ESHUN (Ghana)


Jermaine SEOPOSENWE (South Africa), Raisa FEUDJIO TCHUANYO (Cameroon), Elizabeth ADDO (Ghana), Gabrielle ABOUDI ONGUENE (Cameroon)


Ugochi Desire OPARANOZIE (Nigeria), Asisat Lamina OSHOALA (Nigeria)



Alaba JONATHAN (Nigeria), Marie AWONA (Cameroon), Janet EGYIR (Ghana), Francisa ORDEGA (Nigeria), Portia BOAKYE (Ghana), Nothando VILAKAZI (South Africa).


Other Awards:

Best Player: Gabrielle ABOUDI ONGUENE (Cameroon)

Top scorer: Asisat Lamina OSHOALA (Nigeria) – 6 goals

Fair Play award: Cameroon


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