One African Makes The Top 10 Kopa Trophy Nominees

France Football Magazine Awards 

On the day when France Football magazine is announcing the winners of the best individual performers of the year, one African youngster made the list. 

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Mali International, Amadou Haidara, plays for Austrian side Red Bull Salzburg, with the 20-year-old playing in two of his side’s UEFA Europa league matches this season, scoring just the one goal.

The midfielder has played a starring role since breaking into Mali’s senior national team, and will be hoping to add this prestigious award to his individual accolade collection. 

However, he faces strong competition in France international Kylian Mbappe, as well as Liverpool’s star fullback, Trent…

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