CHAN 2020: Soufiane Rahimi grabs MVP award

Morocco midfielder Soufiane Rahimi has swept the top awards at the Total African Nations Championship in Cameroon.

The star midfielder won the best player and top scorers awards.

The 24-year-old, who plays for Raja Casablanca, was handed the award on Sunday night at the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium in Yaounde.

This was after inspiring his side to win the tournament.

Rahimi was the star player of the tournament thanks to his goal scoring prowess from his midfield position and impressive contribution to his team.

He received the top scorer award from the legendary Cameroon striker Samuel Eto’o after helping his side win the tournament.

He topped the scoring charts in the competition with five goals.

On top of this, he also received three Man of the Match awards during the three-week tournament held in the Central African country.

He scored two goals in Morocco’s 5-2 victory over Uganda, netted the first goal in the Atlas Lions 3-1 win in the quarter-finals.

He also scored another brace against Cameroon in their 4-0 semi-final victory.

Rahimi proved on the pitch that he was the best player in the tournament dedicated exclusively to players playing in their national leagues.

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