Date: 18th April 2018 at 8:12am
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Yesterday saw Leicester City announce the shortlists for the Award nominations for the season of 2017/18.

Although it has been a mixed year with results under Claude Puel and fans have their own thoughts about the style of play he wants to forge forward with, a slip-up or two less would still see us realistically in the battle for European football next season and that shouldn’t be forgotten.

Some players have naturally stood out more than others though.

The three categories open for a vote, which will be presented at the End of Season Dinner, are:

Player of the Season
Young Player of the Season
Goal of the Season

The awards ceremony will take place on Tuesday, May 1 at the King Power Stadium and will take place in aid of the Foxes Foundation.

2017/18 Goal Of The Season Nominations:
Jamie Vardy vs. Everton (H)
Jamie Vardy vs. Tottenham Hotspur (H)
Riyad Mahrez vs. Tottenham Hotspur (H)
Riyad Mahrez vs. Newcastle United (A)
Shinji Okazaki vs. Southampton (A)
Jamie Vardy vs. Manchester United (H)
Kelechi Iheanacho vs. Peterborough United (A)
Riyad Mahrez vs. AFC Bournemouth (H)
Jamie Vardy vs. West Bromwich Albion (A)
Riyad Mahrez vs. West Bromwich Albion (A)

Player of the Season:
Kasper Schmeichel
Ben Hamer
Eldin Jakupovic
Danny Simpson
Ben Chilwell
Wes Morgan
Robert Huth
Harry Maguire
Christian Fuchs
Yohan Benalouane
Aleksandar Dragovic
Josh Knight
Matty James
Marc Albrighton
Daniel Amartey
Demarai Gray
Wilfred Ndidi
Riyad Mahrez
Vicente Iborra
Hamza Choudhury
Adrien Silva
Harvey Barnes
Andy King
Jamie Vardy
Shinji Okazaki
Kelechi Iheanacho
Fousseni Diabate
Leonardo Ulloa
Islam Slimani
Ahmed Musa

Young Player of the Season:
Wilfred Ndidi
Kelechi Iheanacho
Demarai Gray
Ben Chilwell
Fousseni Diabate
Harvey Barnes
Hamza Choudhury
Josh Knight

Fans will have their own opinions on each category and those included, but one thing is guaranteed when you look at the video for Goal of the Season – Jamie Vardy takes the headlines for his goalscoring ability this campaign, but Mahrez has been absolutely key to us with his eight assists for the campaign so far.

Leicester fans were quick to note that on social media.

Fan’s can vote on the following link – Click Here.

 

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