African Player of the Year 1981

By the French magazine France-Football. Any African player is eligible and 
receives the "Ballon DŽOr".

Top 10

 1. Lakhdar BELLOUMI       78 pts     Algeria          GCR Mascara (Alg)
 2. Thomas NŽKONO          54  "      Cameroon         Canon Yaoundé (Cmr)
 3. Ali FERGANI            26  "      Algeria          JE Tizi-Ouzou (Alg)
 4. Eugène EKOULÉ          18  "      Cameroon         Union Douala (Cmr)
 5. Théophile ABEGA        16  "      Cameroon         Canon Yaoundé (Cmr)
    Aziz BOUDERBALA        16  "      Morocco          WAC Casablanca (Mor)
 7. Segun ODEGBAMI          8  "      Nigeria          IICC Shooting Stars (Nga)
 8. Cheik KEITA             6  "      Guinea           AS Kaloum Stars (Gui)
 9. Koffi KOUADIO           4  "      Ivory Coast      ASEC Abidjan (CIv)
    Badou ZAKI              4  "      Morocco          WAC Casablanca (Mor)

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