Akram Afif crowned AFC Player of the year

AFP

Qatar and Al Sadd winger Akram Afif claimed the prestigious AFC Player of the year award on Monday evening. 

Afif, 23 had a standout season helping Qatar lift the Asian Cup in the UAE and playing a key role in club side Al Sadd’s run to the AFC Champions League semi-final.

Afif follows team mate Abdulkarim Hassan, who picked up the top award last season.