English Premiership

Sadio Mane among seven nominated for Premier League Player of the Season award

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Sadio Mane (Getty Images)
Sadio Mane (Getty Images)

Liverpool talisman Sadio Mane has been nominated among six others, including two teammates from the newly-crowned champions for the Premier LeaguePlayer of the Season award.

Seven player, Mane, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Kevin De Bruyne, Jordan Henderson, Danny Ings, Nick Pope and Jamie Vardy are all in contention for the prestigious award.

The votes of the public will be combined with those of the 20 club captains and a panel of football experts to decide the winner.

The Senegalese attacker scored 18 goals and added seven assists, often providing decisive moments of quality in close contests. He scored winners in five matches and won the stoppage-time penalty that secured a late victory over Leicester City.

- Compiled by Baden Gillion

Fixtures
Mon 21 Sep 20 19:00 PM (SAST)
Aston Villa
Sheffield United
Villa Park
Mon 21 Sep 20 21:15 PM (SAST)
Wolverhampton Wanderers
Manchester City
Molineux Stadium
Sat 26 Sep 20 13:30 PM (SAST)
Brighton & Hove Albion
Manchester United
The American Express Community Stadium
Results
Sun 20 Sep 20
Leicester City 4
Burnley 2
Sun 20 Sep 20
Chelsea 0
Liverpool 2
Sun 20 Sep 20
Newcastle United 0
Brighton & Hove Albion 3
Logs
Team
P
W
PTS
1. Leicester City
2
2
6
2. Everton
2
2
6
3. Arsenal
2
2
6
4. Liverpool
2
2
6