Emmanuel Adebayor has been shortlisted for the BBC African Footballer of the Year award.

The Arsenal striker is up against Chelsea duo Didier Drogba and Michael Essien plus Barcelona's Samuel Eto'o and Sevilla's Frederic Kanoute (Sevilla and Mali).

Click here for full details on how to vote for Adebayor.

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