Chelsea and France midfielder NGolo Kant voted PFA player of the year

    NGolo Kant beat Eden Hazard, Harry Kane, Romelu Lukaku, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Alexis Snchez to take gamer of the year award, while Dele Alli won young gamer reward

    Il Chelsea midfielder NGolo Kant has actually been voted the Professional Footballers Association gamer of the year for the 2016-17 season. The Frenchman is on course to win a 2nd succeeding Premier League title after likewise becoming part of the Leicester side which distressed the chances last season.

    He saw off competitors from his team-mate Eden Hazard who won the award in 2015 plus Tottenhams Harry Kane, Everton striker Romelu Lukaku, Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Manchester United and Arsenals Alexis Snchez.

    Kant existed with the award at the Grosvenor Hotel in London on Sunday night. The Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli won the young gamer reward for the 2nd succeeding season, Manchester Citys Lucy Bronze won the womens gamer of the year award for the 2nd time having likewise won it in 2014, and Birminghams Jess Carter topped the ballot in the womens young gamer classification.

    David Beckham got the PFAs benefit award for his contribution to the video game.

    Kant has actually played an essential function in Chelseas rise to the top of the league this season and is renowned as a vigorous box-to-box rival who assists separate opposition attacks and start them for his own side. If Chelsea can hold off Tottenham in this seasons champion race, he will end up being the very first gamer to attain the difference of winning succeeding Premier League titles with 2 various clubs.

    Antonio Conte joked after another commanding screen by Kant in a win over West Ham last month that he is having a hard time to discover a fault in his video game. The Chelsea supervisor stated: He made 5 errors. He needs to enhance in this. He needs to enhance. I am joking. I have to discover one scenario to inform him to enhance. Hes playing actually well. He has terrific endurance, terrific quality and we are working to enhance that quality. Im delighted for him.

    Allis young gamer reward is some alleviation for his questionable omission from the six-man shortlist for the senior award. The efficiencies and objectives of the England midfielder, 21, have actually once again been important to Spurs title push, and heading into the weekend he was the highest-scoring gamer in the league not identified as a forward, with 16 objectives.

    England full-back Bronze won the womens gamer of the year award for the 2nd time, after becoming part of the team which won the Womens Super League without losing a video game in 2016.

    Birmingham midfielder Carter saw off competitors from 3 Manchester City gamers to win the womens young gamer.

    Beckham, who won 115 England caps and starred at club level for Manchester United, followed his previous team-mate Ryan Giggs in winning the benefit reward. He likewise got the reward along with his Class of 92 Manchester United team-mates in 2013.

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