Photos: Ghanaian striker wins topmost award at Red Star Belgrade

By Mutala Yakubu
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Richmond Boakye-Yiadom receiving his award.

Ghanaian striker Richmond Boakye-Yiadom has been named player of the season at Serbian side Red Star Belgrade.

The 24-year old won the award on Thursday at the club's gala.

Boakye has had a remarkable season at Red Star Belgrade banging in the goals for fun.

He managed 15 goals in 13 league appearances which helped the capital club to stay on top of the table before the winter break.

Boakye has also scored 42 goals in 51 appearances in a calendar year.

His rich vein of scoring form has attracted interest from some stellar European sides including English Premier League side Newcastle United.