AFC Awards

AFC Annual Awards 2015: What a night it was!


Sunday, November 29, 2015
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New Delhi: The Asian Football Confederation’s Annual Awards extravaganza was held to much acclaim in New Delhi, India on Sunday.



On a night when the AFC acknowledged the continent’s best players, officials and administrators, there can be little doubt that the high profile gathering in the Indian capital was nothing short of a resounding success.



From an impassioned speech about Asian football’s rise to power and bright future courtesy of AFC President Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, to stellar cultural performances and the crowning of the AFC Player of the Year, the evening provided something for everyone as glitz and glamour shared the stage with the continent’s finest.



Here's a full list of the 2015 AFC Annual Awards winners:



AFC Member Association of the Year



Inspiring


Japan Football Association



Developing


Hong Kong Football Association



Aspiring


Bangladesh Football Federation



AFC Dream Asia Award



Japan Football Association



AFC National Team of the Year



Men


Australia National Team



Women


Japan Women’s National Team



AFC Coach of the Year



Men


Ange Postecoglou (AUS)



Women


Asako Takakura (JPN)



AFC Player of the Year



Men


Ahmed Khalil (UAE)



Women


Aya Miyama



AFC President Recognition Awards for Grassroots Football



Inspiring


Japan



Developing


Vietnam



Aspiring


Brunei Darussalam



AFC Fair Play Association of the Year



Japan Football Association



AFC Club of the Year



Guangzhou Evergrande (CHN)



AFC Futsal Player of the Year



Vahid Shamsaee (IRN)



AFC Futsal Team of the Year



Tasisat Daryaei (IRN)



AFC Youth Player of the Year



Men


Dostonbek Khamdamov (UZB)



Women


Rikako Kobayashi (JPN)



AFC Foreign Player of the Year



Ricardo Goulart Pereira (BRA)



AFC Asian International Player of the Year



Son Heung-min (KOR)