The Football Players Association of India held its Annual Awards Night at Mumbai on 23rd May 2013, at the Bombay Gymkhana Club grounds.

The show itself was preceded by an Exhibition Football match where top Indian footballers and celebrities took part. The match was also played on the lush lawns of the Club.

The event was anchored by Football expert Arunava Chaudhuri and Ace Mayanti Langer.

Actor Abhishek Bachchan, Hon'ble Minister and President of the AIFF, Sree Praful Patel, Football Icon Bhaichung Bhutia, President FPAI, Marc Robinson, Dino Morea, Joe Morrison, expert football commentator with Ten Sports, Subrata Dutta, Vice President AIFF were present among other star Indian footballers and administrators.

Sandeep and Sanjeev Vyas started the entertainment, which also saw a football juggler, an Arabian Dancer besides a Sikkimese rapper. It was a fun filled entertaining evening which ended with a buffet dinner.

Indian Football Awards 2013, Bombay Jymkhana , Mumbai
INDIAN PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Nominees based on top 5 in the voting by players.

Bikramjit Singh (Churchill Brothers)

Lalrindika Ralte (East Bengal)

Md. Rafique (Prayag United SC.)

Alwyn George (Pailan Arrows)

Holicharan Narzary (Pailan Arrows)

Winner: Alwyn George (Pailan Arrows)

BEST FOREIGN PLAYER

Nominees based on top 5 in the voting by players.

Carlos Hernandez (Prayag United SC.)

Pierre Douhou (Pune FC.)

Ranti Martins (Prayag United SC.)

Chidi Edeh (East Bengal)

Beto (Churchill Brothers)

Winner : Ranti Martins (Prayag United SC.)

BEST INDIAN PLAYER

Nominees based on the top 5 in the voting by players.

Mehtab Hossain (East Bengal)

Sunil Chhetri (Churchill Brothers)

Syed Rahim Nabi (Mohan Bagan)

Lenny Rodrigues (Churchill Brothers)

Clifford Miranda (Dempo SC.)

Winner : Lenny Rodrigues (Churchill Brothers)

BEST COACH/MANAGER

Nominees based on the top 5 in the voting by players.

Arthur Papas (Pailan Arrows)

Derrick Pereira (Pune FC.)

Trevor Morgan (East Bengal)

Subhash Bhowmick (Churchill Brothers)

Santosh Kashyup (ONGC)

Winner : Derrick Pereira (Pune FC.)

MOST ORGANIZED CLUB VENUE

Winner : Pune FC

BEST VENUE OF THE YEAR

Winner : United Sikkim FC

FANS PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Nominees chosen the the FPAI Committee. Winner chosen by online voting of fans

James Moga (Pune FC.)

Zohib Amiri (Mumbai FC.)

Carlos Hernandez (Prayag United)

Lenny Rodrigues (Churchill Brothers)

Lalkamal Bhowmick (Prayag United)

Lalrindika Ralte (East Bengal)

Arata Izumi (Pune FC.)

Winner : Zohib Amiri (Mumbai FC.)

Awards 2013