Vital Football

Latest Everton FC News

PFA Nominees Announced For 2016/17

PFA Nominees Announced For 2016/17

The Professional Footballers Association have announced their shortlist nominees this week.

With Leicester City's unexpected success last year, there's no Jamie Vardy or Riyad Mahrez this time around but the nominees on the shortlist for the PFA Players' Player of the Year are pretty much who you'd expect following the last campaign.

Two Chelsea players figure, N'Golo Kante and Eden Hazard and they are joined by Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez, Everton's Romelu Lukaku, Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic and finally Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane.

The shortlist for the PFA Young Player of the Year has also been announced, and Kane and Lukaku feature on that list of nominees alongside Tottenham's Dele Alli, Burnley's Michael Keane, Sunderland's Jordan Pickford and Manchester City's Leroy Sane.

Kante was shortlisted for the senior prize following his exploits last season and although he didn't make the top three, he is the bookies favourite so far it seems. Hazard won the senior prize in 2014/15.

Alli and Kane are former winners of the Young Player prize and Alli will be hoping for back to back success.

For the Women's Players' Player of the Year, Manchester City's Lucy Bronze is up against team mates Jane Ross and Jill Scott, Chelsea's Karen Carney, Birmingham's Ellen White and Liverpool's Caroline Weir.

Weir is also nominated on the Women's Young Player shortlist alongside Chelsea's Millie Bright, Birmingham's Jess Carter and Manchester City trio Nikita Parris, Georgia Stanway and Keira Walsh.

The 44th PFA awards will be held in the Grosvenor House in London on Sunday April 23.

The shortlists have come from the votes of 100 member clubs, Premier League, Football League and WSL.

Bloggers

Writer:Site Staff
Date:Friday April 14 2017
Time: 10:00AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Everton Articles

Vital Premier League Preview - 19th-21st August 2017

The 2017-18 season continues with the latest round of games this weekend, 19th-21st August.

Officials - Manchester City v Everton (21/8/17)

The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Manchester City and Everton this Monday.

Everton In A Strong Position

Everton are well placed to make the Europa League group stages following a 2-0 play-off first leg win over Hajduk Split at Goodison Park on Thursday.

Stats: Everton v Hajduk Split

All the stats from Everton (2) vs (0) Hajduk Split, Goodison Park, 17/08/17 Att:

Archived Vital Everton Articles

Vital Everton articles from

Site Journalists

Vital Everton
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Hajduk Split MotM
Suggested By:
Pickford18%
Martina0%
Keane23%
Williams0%
Baines5%
Schneiderlin17%
Gueye11%
Klaassen5%
Rooney11%
Mirallas0%
Lookman5%
Sub - Davies0%
Sub - Calvert-Lewin5%
Sub - Besic0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Everton Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.streenip1
Vital Football Comment