African Player of the Year 1971

By the French magazine France-Football. Any African player is eligible and 
receives the "Ballon DīOr".

Top 10

 1. Ibrahim SUNDAY         29 pts     Ghana            Asante Kotoko (Gha)
 2. Robert MENSAH          15  "      Ghana            Asante Kotoko (Gha)
 3. LEA                    13  "      Cameroon         Canon Yaoundé (Cmr)
 4. Laurent POKOU           8  "      Ivory Coast      ASEC Abidjan (CIv)
    Sadak Sassi "ATTOUGA"   8  "      Tunisia          Club Africain (Tun)
 6. KALLET                  6  "      Ivory Coast      Africa Sports (CIv)
    Mafu KIBONGE            6  "      Zaire            Victoria Club (Zai)
    KOUM                    6  "      Cameroon         AS Monaco (Fra)
    LALMAS                  6  "      Algeria          CR Belcourt (Alg)
    François MīPELÉ         6  "      Congo            AC Ajaccio 

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