Manchester City have three players on the six-man shortlist for the Professional Footballers' Association Players' Player of the Year.
Despite blowing the chance to seal the Premier League title in a thrilling 3-2 derby defeat to Manchester United last weekend, City still boast a 13-point lead at the top of the table heading into Saturday's match against Tottenham.
The PFA Players' Player of the Year will be announced on Sunday April 22 during a special awards ceremony at Grosvenor House in London.
GETTY Mohamed Salah has a staggering 39 goals for Liverpool so far this season in all competitions
No matter what, this ends the string of Young Player of the Year awards won by Dele Alli, who didn't even make the shortlist this season, despite being fourth in the Premier League in assists with 10 and scoring two more goals this season than Rashford.
His assists tally suggests he's not been overly selfish in front of goal and is the firm favourite to win the Golden Boot as he leads a certain Lilywhites striker by four strikes now.Читайте также: Based RNC Exec Resigns Over Payoff to Playboy Playmate
De Bruyne struggled to have an impact on the Champions League tie as the Citizens lost to Liverpool FC for a third time this season.
While the main award of the PFA Player of the Year takes the main headlines, the Young player of the Year is still a highly prestigious and coveted award.
The victor will be announced at the PFA's annual awards ceremony in London on Sunday, 22 April.При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
The impregnable Spaniard leads the league for clean-sheets (16) and since he's saved over 100 shots over the course of the season, it just goes to tell you that the 27-year-old is really worth his weight in gold.Код для вставки в блог