Admin January 6, 2020

  • CAF Awards 2019 slated for 7 January in Hurghada, Egypt
  • FIFA Legends to take part in Q&A followed by Legends Match on Monday
  • Watch both of Monday’s events live on

Anticipation is mounting for the CAF Awards 2019, which will recognise African football’s top performers of the year. Before the main event takes center stage on 7 January in Hurghada, acclaimed footballers will descend on Egypt to celebrate the occasion.

Youri Djorkaeff, Didier Drogba, Mido, Clementine Toure and Laura Georges are set to participate in the FIFA Legends Talk at Cairo University on Monday 6 January. The heralded quintet will field questions from students beginning at 10:00 local time. Watch the Q&A live here on

Following the Legends Talk will be a match pitting Africa Legends against World Legends, with the pyramids serving as a striking backdrop for what promises to be an entertaining affair. See it unfold at 14:30 local time on

The showpiece will be the #CAFAwards2019 ceremony, held on Tuesday. Ajara Nchout, Asisat Oshoala and Thembi Kgatlana are the three finalists for African Women’s Player of the Year, while Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah and Riyad Mahrez are finalists for Men’s Player of the Year.