The Glo-CAF 2009 ceremony has been rescheduled and confirmed for Thursday, March 11, 2010. The Awards Gala will now be held in Accra, Ghana, intiatlly schedulled for Dakar.
The change of date is also to ensure the attendance of all nominees pencilled for honours. It will be the second time the annual event is being staged in the Ghanaian capital after March 2007.
Cellular outfit, Globacom will be sponsoring for the fifth time the event that seeks to honour and celebrate African football and its best performing actors for the calendar year 2009.
Ivorian striker Didier Drogba, compatriot Yaya Toure, Ghana’s Michael Essien, Samuel Eto’o Fils of Cameroon and Malian Seydou Keita are the contenders for the flagship award, African Footballer of the Year 2009.