Sundowns steals the show at the PSL awards


Mamelodi Sundowns stole the show at the 2015/2016 Premier Soccer League (PSL) Awards ceremony on Monday night, winning seven awards. The event was held at the Emperors Palace, in Kempton Park.

Zimbabwean International and Sundowns dynamo, Khama Billiat, was the centre of attention at the PSL awards, claiming three awards as the most honoured at the PSL this season. Billiat walked away with the night’s most coveted prize, which is the PSL Footballer of the Season award.

He also took away the 2015/2016 Absa Premiership Player’s Player of the season and the Absa Premiership Mid-fielder of the Season. In all three categories he beat his own team mates, Hlompo Kekana and Keagan Dolly.

His total prize money amounted to R450 000 (R250 000 for footballer of the season, R150 000 for Absa Premiership Players Player and R50 000 for the Absa Premiership Midfielder of the season).

Pitso Mosimane, the coach of Mamelodi Sundowns took the Absa Premiership Coach of the Season while two of the members of Sundowns, Dennis Onyanga and Thabo Nthethe were voted as Absa Premiership Goalkeeper and Defender of the Season.

Thabo Nthethe added the awards for the team by being voted the Telkom Knock-out Player of the tournament.

Full List Of The #PSLAWARDS Winners Below:

FOOTBALLER OF THE SEASON: Khama Billiat (Mamelodi Sundowns)

Absa Premiership Player's Player of the Season: Khama Billiat (Mamelodi Sundowns)

Absa Premiership Top Goal Scorer: Collins Mbesuma (MP Black Aces)

Absa Premiership Goalkeeper of the Season: Dennis Onyango (Mamelodi Sundowns)

Absa Premiership Defender of the Season: Thabo Nthethe (Mamelodi Sundowns)

Absa Premiership Midfielder of the Season: Khama Billiat (Mamelodi Sundowns)

Absa-lutely Awesome Goal: Ben Motshwari (Bidvest Wits) vs Chippa: 10/01/2016

Absa Premiership Young Player of the Season: Aubrey Maphosa Modiba (MP Black Aces)

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

National First Division Top Goal Scorer: Thabiso Kutumela (Baroka FC)

Telkom Knockout Player of the Tournament: Thabo Nthethe (Mamelodi Sundowns)

Nedbank Cup Young Player of Tournament: Ndivhuwo Ravhuhali (Baroka FC)

Nedbank Cup Player of the Tournament: Jeremy Brockie (SuperSport United)

MTN8 Last Man Standing - Cecil Lolo (Ajax Cape Town)

MultiChoice Diski Challenge Player Of The Season - Sibusiso Sibeko (Lamontville Golden Arrows)

MultiChoice Diski Challenge Top Goal Scorer - Emmanuel Letlotlo (Kaizer Chiefs)

Referee of the Season - Thando Ndzandzeka

Assistant Referee of the Season - Zakhele Siwela