African Player of the Year 1983

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

Top 10

 1. Mahmmoud AL-KHATIB     98 pts     Egypt            Al-Ahly (Egy)
 2. Opoku NīTI             89  "      Ghana            Asante Kotoko (Gha)
 3. Rafiou MOUTAIROU       19  "      Togo             Agaza Lomé (Tgo)
 4. Théophile ABEGA        18  "      Cameroon         Canon Yaoundé (Cmr)
    Joseph-Antoine BELL    18  "      Cameroon         Al-Mokaouloum (Egy)
    Abdul RAZAK            18  "      Ghana            Al-Mokaouloum (Egy)
 7. Cheikh SECK            11  "      Senegal          ASC Diaraf Dakar (Sen)
 8. Nasser Mohammed ALI     7  "      Egypt            Al-Mokaouloum (Egy)
    Mustapha HADDAOUI       7  "      Morocco          Raja Casablanca (Mor)
    Rabah MADJER            7  "      Algeria          Racing Club Paris (Fra)

About this document

Source: [Oli 95].

Thanks to Tarek Said for additions and corrections

Prepared and maintained by José Luis Pierrend for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation

Author: José Luis Pierrend (
Last updated: 14 Feb 2000

(C) Copyright José Luis Pierrend and RSSSF 1998/2000
You are free to copy this document in whole or part provided that proper acknowledgement is given to the author. All rights reserved.