5/9/2018 11:06:59 PM (GMT+3)

Al Sadd's Xavi shortlisted for QFA Best Player Award

Al Sadd

DOHA, Qatar: Former Barcelona star Xavi Hernandez, who now plays for Al Sadd, was shortlisted for the Best Player Award along with South Korean internationa Nam Tae-Hee and Yousef Msakni.

The Qatar Football Association’s (QFA) Awards Committee Board meeting selected the final nominations for end-of-season honours.

Of a total of 52 forms that were sent out, 43 came back out of which 42 were complete.

The winners will be announced at the end-of-season ceremony at the Qatar National Convention Center in Education City on May 17.

Football for All award and the best referee will also be announced at the gala event.

The Mansoor Muftah Award for the QNB Stars League top scorer will be presented to Duhail striker Youssef El Arabi who has 26 goals to his name.

QNB Stars League team coaches, Qatar national team coach, Qatar Olympic team coach, team managers, media representatives, representative of the QFA, representative of Qatar Stars League Management and the President and Board members of the QFA participated in the final voting process.