The maiden edition of the GN Bank awards night for Division One League (DOL) clubs will be held on Saturday December 12, at the Coconut Groove Regency Hotel in Accra.
According to organisers of the event, the awards ceremony is a way of acknowledging coaches, players and other vital officials who have contributed in diverse ways to ensure the success of the league.
Asokwa Deportivo striker, Joel Fameye who has been sensational to watch seems to be the favourite to be named most promising player of the 2014/2015 season though he is competing with equally talented Saliu Babawo of Ho Hot Steel FC and Enoch Atta Agyei who played for Windy Professionals who has signed for the Ghana Premier League side Medeama for the prestigious award.
In the 10 award categories, Mohammed Yakubu of Esperance FC, Enoch Atta Agyei of Windy Profs and Samudeen Ibrahim of King Solomon FC are in contention for the Player of the Season award. The Goalkeeper of the Season has Dreams FC’s Ishmael Yahaya, Joseph Essam of Elmina Sharks FC and Razak Iddrisu of Techiman City FC vying for the award.
The top goal scorer of the season has Ebenezer Agyapong of Techiman City FC, Bright Lukman of Ebusua Dwarfs SC and Isaac Amoah of Amidaus Profs as nominees.
Other categories has Smith Abedu of Guan United FC, Ebenezer Coleman of Elmina Sharks FC and Jacob Laweh of Tema Youth FC competing for the Best Defender of the Season award while Arsenals FC of Berekum (Zone 1), Gold Stars FC of Bibiani (Zone 2) and Tema Youth FC of Tema (Zone 3) would have one of them named as the fair play club of the season.
In the Referee of the Season category, Eric Owusu Prempeh, Charles Buluu and Selorm Yaw Bless are the nominees for the award with the Commissioner of the Match award either going to Samuel Asa Aboagye, Frank Agyei or Seth A. Quaye.
By Naa Kwaamah Ankrah