N’Golo Kante has been voted the ‘EA Sports Player of the Season in the English Premier League.
For the French midfielder of Chelsea, who this season won the national championship with the Blues, it was already his third individual title in a few months time. The teammate of Red Devils , Eden Hazard, Thibaut Courtois and Michy Batshuayi was previously Player of the Year elected by both the Football Writers’ Association (FWA) as by his colleagues (Professional Footballers’ Association).
In addition to Kante were there with Hazard, Romelu Lukaku (Everton) and Jan Vertonghen (Tottenham), three Devils with the nominees. Also Dele Alli (Tottenham), Cesar Azpilicueta (Chelsea), Harry Kane (Tottenham) and Alexis Sanchez (Arsenal) got a nomination.
Supporters, captains of the Premier League clubs and a panel voetbalexperten chose the winner, last season the prize went to Leicester City striker Jamie vardy granted.