Ugandan international Farouk Miya has been crowned the Best Player in Uganda for the 2015 season.
Miya, has had a stellar season for club and country, recently leading the Uganda national team to win the CECAFA Senior Challenge title as well as qualifying for the final round of qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup.
In the awards gala held on Sunday 13 December, Miya together with a few of his team mates in the CECAFA winning team were named in the Team of the year while Ghanaian star Andre Ayew was named the Fans’ favorite international player and Tony Mawejje was feted as the Fans Favorite local player.
Airtel Male footballer of the year: Faruku Miya (Vipers Sports Club)
Pepsi Female footballer of the year: Sandra Nabweteeme (Kawempe Muslim Secondary School)
Coach of the year: Faridah Bulega (Wakiso United)
Fans Favourite player of the year (International): Andre Ayew
Fans Favourite player of the year (Local): Tonny Mawejje
FUFA presidential Award: Paul Ssali
Beach Soccer player of the year: Douglas Muganga
Referee of the year: Mark Sonko
Fair play award: Sports Club Villa Jogoo
Team of the year: Sebwato Nicholas, Derrick Walulya, Dan Birikwalila, Hassan Waswa, Musa Malunda, Keziron Kizito, Yasser Mugerwa, Muzamir Mutyaba, Umar Kasumba, Erisa Sekisambu, Farouk Miya (Captain )