Morocco and PSG defender Achraf Hakimi named Arab Sportsman of the Yr
Morocco and Paris Saint Germain defender Achraf Hakimi has been named Arab Sportsman of the Yr for 2022.
The 24-year-old full again acquired the accolade on the Pleasure Awards in his nation’s capital Riyadh after a memorable yr on the worldwide and home stage.
Hakimi performed a key position because the Atlas Lions reached the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations in January, earlier than serving to the North Africans to a file breaking World Cup marketing campaign.
Morocco, who had solely as soon as made it out the group levels at a World Cup previous to Qatar 2022, grew to become the primary African facet to succeed in the semi-finals of the match earlier than being eradicated by France.
Hakimi, who has 61 caps and eight objectives to his title for the nationwide facet, scored 4 objectives and registered six assists in 38 video games in 2022 for his membership facet Paris St-Germain, who secured a file equalling tenth Ligue 1 title final April.