English Premier League champions Manchester City have two of their players in the nomination for the English Premier League player of the season award. The likes of Kevin de Bruyne and Ruben Dias are all on the nomination list. Also on the list is Manchester United playmaker Bruno Fernandes with Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah.
Man City Players Dominate in English Premier League Player of Season Nomination
Tottenham Hotspur skipper Harry Kane who won the Golden Boot award, is on the list with Chelsea’s wonder kid Mason Mount. West Ham United’s Tomas Soucek and Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish complete the nominees. For the season’s coach, Pep Guardiola, although losing the Uefa Champions League final to Thomas Tuchel, was awarded the season’s manager.
Guardiola was listed among Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa, West Ham’s David Moyes, Leicester City’s Brendan Rodgers and Manchester United’s Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Dias won the men’s footballer of the year in the English Premier League by the Football Writers’ Association in May made it to the nomination for the player of the season as the second Man City player.
Last year’s winner De Bruyne made it to the list again this season. The votes are already on of which the captains of the 20 English Premier League clubs are the only ones allowed to vote. The winner will be made public on the EA Sports website once it is ready.