Award winning South African Sports Television Presenter and MC, Carol Tshabalala, also known as The First Lady of Sport, will form part of an elite 3 man panel of African football experts to discuss and announce the 5 BBC African Footballer of The Year finalists this Saturday, 14 November 2015.

“It is a real privilege to join a panel of renowned former footballers seen and respected as an authority in not only African football but world football as well” expresses Carol Tshabalala.


The reveal of the 5 BBC African Footballer of The Year finalists will be live on BBC’s Sport Show from 12h10 to 13h00 CAT, as well as live on BBC radio, Sportshour, on the BBC World Service.

Carol Tshabalala is time and time again positioned as a thought leader and authority in her field, and being asked to join this panel is just testament to her relevance and contribution to sports.

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