Riyad Mahrez of Leicester City FC ends 2016 with more accolades.
Maherz was named BBC African Footballer of the Year 2016.
He also came 7th in the Ballon d'Or France Football 2016, the highest placing of any of the nominees from the English Premier League. Cristiano Ronaldo was voted world's best player to lift the Ballon d'Or trophy.
Those awards came a week after Leicester City secured top spot in Group G in the UEFA Champions League.