African Player of the Year 1980

By the French magazine France-Football. Any African player is eligible and 
receives the "Ballon DŽOr".

Top 10

 1. Jean MANGA-ONGUENÉ     64 pts     Cameroon         Canon Yaoundé (Cmr)
 2. Segun ODEGBAMI         41  "      Nigeria          IICC Shooting Stars (Nga)
 3. Théophile ABEGA        18  "      Cameroon         Canon Yaoundé (Cmr)
 4. Lakhdar BELLOUMI       13  "      Algeria          GCR Mascara (Alg)
 5. Ayel MAYÉLÉ            12  "      Zaire            AS Bilima (Zai)
    Thomas NŽKONO          12  "      Cameroon         Canon Yaoundé (Cmr)
 7. Mustapha KOUICI        11  "      Algeria          CR Belcourt (Alg)
 8. Elunga MASSENGO         7  "      Zaire            TP Mazembé (Zai)
 9. Tadj BENSAOULA          6  "      Algeria          Mouloudia Oran (Alg)
    Mwamba KAZADI           6  "      Zaire            TP Mazembé (Zai)

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