Uzbekistan's Djeparov named Asian Player of Year

List of Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Player of the Year winners, after Server Djeparov of Uzbekistan won the 2008 award in Shanghai on Tuesday. 2008 - Server Djeparov (Uzbekistan) 2007 - Yasser Al Qahtani (Saudi Arabia) 2006 - Khalfan Ibrahim (Qatar) 2005 - Hamad Al Montashari (Saudi Arabia) 2004 - Ali Karimi (Iran) 2003 - Mehdi Mahdavikia (Iran) 2002 - Shinji Ono (Japan) 2001 - Fan Zhiyi (China) 2000 - Nawaf Al Temyat (Saudi Arabia) 1999 - Ali Daei (Iran) 1998 - Hidetoshi Nakata (Japan) 1997 - Hidetoshi Nakata (Japan) 1996 - Khodadad Azizi (Iran) 1995 - Masami Ihara (Japan 1994 - Saeed Owairan (Saudi Arabia)