BBC African Footballer of the Year 2014 goes to Yacine Brahimi (Algeria)


Yacine Brahimi has been voted the BBC African Footballer of the Year 2014. The 24-year-old midfielder becomes the first Algerian to win the award, which is decided for by football fans.

Brahimi told BBC Sport: “It’s a big honour for me to receive this wonderful trophy. I owe it to my country, Algeria, and to all the people who voted for me.”


Yacine Brahimi

Yacine Brahimi is a professional footballer who plays for Porto and the Algeria national team. He plays as an attacking midfielder and a winger and is described as a “technically gifted player”.



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