Manchester United ahead Cristiano Ronaldo and Manchester Metropolis playmaker Kevin De Bruyne had been on Wednesday named among the many six nominees for the English Skilled Footballers Affiliation (PFA) Participant of the Yr award.
De Bruyne is the present holder of the award, having received it the final two seasons, whereas Ronaldo received the award twice in his first stint with Manchester United in 2007 and 2008.
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The opposite nominees embody Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk, Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah and Tottenham Hotspur’s Harry Kane.
Fellow Tottenham ahead Son Heung-min was not included among the many nominees, regardless of scoring 23 targets to share the Golden Boot with Salah.
De Bruyne was named the Premier League’s Participant of the Season for the 2021-22 marketing campaign in Could.
The nominees had been additionally revealed Wednesday for the PFA Girls’s Participant of the Yr award, with Chelsea’s Sam Kerr and Arsenal’s Vivianne Miedema main the best way.
The pair every have a teammate for firm, within the type of Chelsea’s Pernille Tougher and Arsenal’s Kim Little. Manchester Metropolis duo Alex Greenwood and Lauren Hemp spherical out the nominations.
Australian ahead Kerr has already picked up the Soccer Writers’ Affiliation participant of the yr award after scoring 20 targets in 20 video games to win the Golden Boot and lead Chelsea to the Girls’s Tremendous League title.