Tau comes out on top in PSL awards for 2017/18

Tau comes out on top in PSL awards for 2017/18

Mamelodi Sundowns star Percy Tau claimed top honours as he was named Footballer of the Season and Player's Player of the Season in Tuesday's awards ceremony.



The forward won both spots after a fine season in the Premiership for the Brazilians. The player was the joint-top scorer in the league and also had a number of assists as well.

Meanwhile, Downs coach Pitso Mosimane took the Coach of the Season gong, beating beating Orlando Pirates' Milutin Sredojevic and Maritzburg United's Fadlu Davids to the crown.

For the Nedbank Cup title, Lebogang Maboe won the Player of the Tournament and Most Promising Player.

In addition, Siphesihle Ndlovu was named Absa Premiership Midfielder of the Season and Young Player of the Season.

SuperSport United goalkeeper Ronwen Williams earned the MTN8 Last Man Standing award, and ex-Bidvest Wits striker Amr Gamal was named Telkom Knockout Player of the Season.

All the award winners:

Goalkeeper of the Season: Itumeleng Khune (Kaizer Chiefs)

Defender of the Season: Siyanda Xulu (Maritzburg United).

Midfielder of the Season: Siphesihle Ndlovu (Maritzburg United).

Young Player of Season: Siphesihle Ndlovu (Maritzburg United)

Absa Premiership Coach of the Season: Pitso Mosimane (Mamelodi Sundowns)

Player’s Player of the Season: Percy Tau (Mamelodi Sundowns).

Footballer of the Season: Percy Tau (Mamelodi Sundowns)

Assistant Referee of the Season: Zakhele Siwela

Referee of the Season: Victor Gomes

MultiChoice Diski Shield Player of the Tournament: Itumeleng Shopane (Kaizer Chiefs)

Nedbank Cup Player of the Tournament: Lebogang Maboe (Maritzburg United)

Nedbank Cup Most Promising Player: Lebogang Maboe (Maritzburg United)

MTN8 Last Man Standing: Ronwen Williams (SuperSport United)

National First Division Top Goalscorers: Mwape Musonda (Black Leopards) and Peter Shalulile (Highlands Park)

Telkom Knockout Player of the Tournament: Amr Gamal (Bidvest Wits)

MultiChoice Diski Challenge Most Precious Find: Siboniso Conco (Golden Arrows)