The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) has released the list of .ers nominated for the young .er of the year award, OwnGoalNigeria.com reports.
FC Copenhagen Nigerian wing forward Akinkumi Amoo made the shortlist of .ers released by the organisers of the award earlier today. 20 year old Amoo moved to the Danish side in January.
He was signed on the back of a very successful season with Swedish side Malmö . Injuries and fitness issues limited him to just two appearances as Copenhagen ran out as champions of Denmark.
Back in full pre season training, he will be expected to . a prominent role for the team as they campaign in the UEFA Champions League. He has already earned his first call up to the senior national team of Nigeria but yet to make his debut.