Borussia Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been voted 2015 Confederation of African Football Player of the Year at Thursday's award ceremony in Abuja, Nigeria.
Within minutes of the winner being announced, supporters and team-mates of the Gabonese international - and the man himself - took to social media to air their congratulations as the 26-year-old became the him on becoming the first Bundesliga-based player to win the award. bundesliga.com rounds up the best of the reaction...
@HenrikhMkh thanks my brother im happy to play with you too!! 😁😁🙏🏽🙏🏽— Aubameyang P-E (@Aubameyang7) January 8, 2016
Stark Aubame!! Well deserved 🏆 Now you can come back to Training if you like 😂 @Aubameyang7— Mats Hummels (@matshummels) January 7, 2016