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Lozano named CONCACAF player of the year

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Hirving Lozano has been rewarded with the CONCACAF male player of the year for 2018, while the United States international Alex Morgan went home with the female prize.

PSV and Mexico winger Lozano, who has been in excellent form has been linked to top clubs in Europe with Barcelona the likely destination became the youngest ever male recipient of the award at age 23.

The Mexican winger was instrumental in his country’s impressive outing at the World Cup and has been pivotal for Dutch side PSV Eindhoven.

Morgan, meanwhile, collects the CONCACAF female player of the year award for the fourth time in her career, the Orlando Pride star having won the prize three years in a row.

Other notable winners were Real Madrid and Costa Rica’s Keylor Navas who won the CONCACAF prize for the best male goalkeeper, while the female equivalent prize went to Alyssa Naeher of the USA and the Chicago Red Stars.