AFC National Team of the Year – Women
Presented to the women’s national team which has performed outstandingly in AFC and/or FIFA Competitions.
AFC Assistant Referee of the Year – Women
This award is given to an assistant referee who has performed consistently at an outstanding level in AFC and/or FIFA competitions.
AFC Referee of the Year – Women
This award is given to a referee who has performed consistently at an outstanding level in AFC and/or FIFA competitions.
AFC Coach of the Year – Women
This award is given to a coach in recognition of her exceptional contribution to the performances and results of the team, management skills, consistency and stability and fair play attitude.
The coach must be an Asian national
The coach must be in charge of an Asian team (all age-groups) which has participated in AFC competitions and/or FIFA competitions in the calendar year
AFC Youth Player of the Year – Women
Presented to a youth player who has performed outstandingly well in AFC and/or FIFA competitions.
AFC Woman Player of the Year
The award is given to the most outstanding player who has performed consistently at AFC and/or FIFA Competitions based on feedback from the Technical Study group. The player must fulfill the following criteria:
Must be an Asian
Must play in AFC or should have represented Asia in FIFA Competitions
Must be able to attend the AFC Annual Awards
AFC Asian Player of the Year
AFC ANNUAL AWARDS 2012 NOMINEES
AFC NATIONAL TEAM OF THE YEAR WOMEN
DPR Korea U-17 Team
Japan Olympic Team
Japan U-20 Team
AFC ASSISTANT REFEREE OF THE YEAR WOMEN
Cui Yongmei (China)
Kim Kyoung Min (Korea Republic)
Widiya Habibah Binti Shamsuri (Malaysia)
AFC REFEREE OF THE YEAR WOMEN
Qin Liang (China)
Ri Hyang Ok (DPR Korea)
Yamagishi Sachiko (Japan)
AFC COACH OF THE YEAR WOMEN
Honda Midori (Japan)
Takemoto Asako (Japan)
Tezuka Takako (Japan)
AFC YOUTH WOMEN PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Hasegawa Yui (Japan)
Ri Hyang Sim (DPR Korea)
Shibata Hanae (Japan)
AFC WOMEN’S PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Aya Miyama (Japan)
Homare Sawa (Japan)
Yuki Ogimi (Japan)
Source and Photos: the-afc.com
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