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SWAG Footballer Of The Year Award Winners From 1974 – 2015

Below are the past winners of the “SWAG Footballer of the Year” Award since its inception in 1973 YEAR PLAYER CLUB

1973 Akwetteh Armah – Cornerstone
1974 Mohammed Ahmed Polo – Hearts of Oak
1975 No Award –
1976 Dan Owusu – Bofoakwa
1977 No Award –
1978 Abdul Razak – Kotoko
1979 John Yawson – Hearts of Oak
1980 Francis Kumi – Kotoko
1981 John Essien – Hasaacas
1982 Kofi Abbrey – Hasaacas
1983 Opoku Nti – Kotoko
1984 Joe Odoi – Hearts of Oak
1985 No Award –
1986 No Award –
1987 No Award –
1988/89 No Award –
1989/90 Abedi Pele Ayew – Marseille
1990/91 Nii Odartey Lamptey – Anderlecht
1992 Anthony Yeboah – Eintracht Frankfurt
1993 Daniel Addo – Leverkusen
1994 Charles Kobina Akunnor – Wolfsburg
1995 Anthony Yeboah – Eintracht Frankfurt
1996 Sam Johnson – Hearts of Oak
1997 Nibombe Wake (Togolese) – Goldfields
1998 Samuel Osei Kuffour – Bayern Munich
1999 Sammy Osei Kuffour – Bayern Munich
2000 Emmanuel Osei Kuffour – Hearts of Oak
2001 Samuel Osei Kuffour – Bayern Munich
2002 Charles Taylor Asampong – Hearts of Oak
2003 Aziz Ansah – Asante Kotoko
2004 Stephen Appiah – Juventus
2005 Stephen Appiah – Juventus
2006 John Mensah – Rennes
2007 Michael Essien – Chelsea
2008 John Paintsil – Fulham
2009 Dominic Adiyiah – AC Milan
2010 Asamoah Gyan – Sunderland
2011 Andre Ayew Marseille
2012 Kwadwo Asamoah – Juventus
2013 Asamoah Gyan – Al Ain (UAE)
2014 Harrison Afful – Esperance
2015 Andre Ayew – Swansea
2016 ? Who Wins ?
Who wins on Saturday 27th May 2017…?

Compiled by Sammy Heywood Okine, SWAG Archives Director / Former Deputy. General Secretary