The Nigerian Football Federation has concluded plans for the inaugural NFF awards
The inaugural Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) Awards were held on Monday, February 19, here are the winners in each category.
Nigeria’s football body had earlier announced the award ceremony, and the event was grace by heavy weights and stake holders of Nigerian and world football.
At the occasion was FIFA President Gianni Infantino, Lagos State Governor His Excellency Akinwunmi Ambode as well as NFF President Amaju Pinnick.
The Award ceremony started with a minute silence for Kano Pillars defender Chinedu Udojiwho died in a car crash.
Nominees and winners of NFF Awards.
. Player of the Year (Men)
Winner – Chelsea wingback Victor Moses,
. Player of the Year (Women)
. Coach of the Year (Men)
. Coach of the Year (Women)
. Young Player of the Year (Men)
. Young Player of the Year (Women)
. Legends Eleven winners
. Team of the Season (Men)
. Team of the Season (Women)
. Goal of the Year
. Fair play Award
Winner – Remo Stars
. NFF Development Award
Winner – Channels Sport
. Fans of the Year
Winner – Elkanemi Warriors
Other awards given
. Order of Merit Award
. Presidential Award
. Achievement Award (1973 All-Africa Games Football Tournament – winning Green Eagles)