Saka, Salah Out as EPL Release Player of the Season Award Nominees

Phil Foden and Cole Palmer Phil Foden and Cole Palmer

The 2023/24 season is coming to an end. There are only a few games left to play in the top leagues. In just ten days we will know the final results in the Premier League. We will also find out who will be the best player in the League.

There are actually only two teams fighting for the Premier League championship. Arsenal leads the league with 83 points in 36 games. Manchester City is in second place. The citizens have played 35 matches and are only one point behind the Gunners. Liverpool is in third place. Jurgen Klopp’s players have 78 points, which they won in 36 rounds. The Reds only have a mathematical chance.

The fight for the title will be between two teams, while eight daredevils will take part in another competition. The Premier League has just published the list of nominees for the Player of the Season award. Who is among the stars of the ongoing competition?

  • Phil Foden
  • Erling Haaland
  • Alexander Isaac
  • Cole Palmer
  • Martin Odegaard
  • Declan Rice
  • Virgil van Dijk
  • Ollie Watkins

Manchester City (Foden and Haaland) and Arsenal (Odegaard and Rice) have two representatives, while one player each was nominated from Newcastle (Isak), Chelsea (Palmer), Liverpool (van Dijk) and Aston Villa (Watkins).

The best chances of winning this Award are given to Cole Palmer and Phil Foden. The Blues midfielder’s tally is 31 matches, 21 goals and nine assists, while the Citizens’ striker boasts 16 goals and eight last passes in 32 Premier League games.