Declan Rice Amongst Nominees For PFA Younger Participant Of the 12 months
Former Eire worldwide Declan Rice has been included within the six-man shortlist for the 2018/2019 PFA Younger Participant of the 12 months.
The West Ham midfielder, who was embroiled in a global tug of conflict between Eire and England for almost all of the yr, has been rewarded for his large shows this season.
Rice has grow to be a key part within the Hammers’ midfield and has stood out in opposition to the likes of Arsenal and Liverpool in what’s been his breakthrough marketing campaign.
Alongside Rice on the shortlist is Manchester Metropolis duo Bernardo Silva and Raheem Sterling who’ve additionally been nominated for the Participant of the 12 months.
It’s straightforward to neglect that the pair are nonetheless solely 24 and are subsequently nonetheless eligible for the award.
Silva’s breakout marketing campaign within the Metropolis midfield has resulted in him being rewarded with a nomination, whereas Sterling’s 17 targets and 9 assists will certainly see him because the favorite to scoop the award.
Liverpool’s right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold has additionally been included alongside Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford who has been spectacular within the second half of the marketing campaign beneath Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Bournemouth’s Welsh worldwide David Brooks rounds out the shortlist after his excellent debut season within the Premier League.
OFFICIAL: The nominees for the PFA Younger Participant of the 12 months have been introduced:
🏴 Trent Alexander-Arnold
🏴 David Brooks
🏴 Marcus Rashford
🏴 Declan Rice
🇵🇹 Bernardo Silva
🏴 Raheem Sterling
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