Tottenham Hotspur English-Born Nigerian Midfielder Nominated For PFA YPOTY
Published: April 13, 2017
Tottenham Hotspur English-Born Nigerian Midfielder Nominated For PFA YPOTY English-born Nigerian midfielder Dele Alli has been nominated for the PFA Young Player of the Year for the second year in a row.

According to the official website of the PFA, the Tottenham Hotspur wonderkid will battle Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur), Michael Keane (Burnley), Romelu Lukaku (Everton), Jordan Pickford (Sunderland) and Leroy Sane (Manchester City) for the award.

Alli, 21, became the first player of Nigerian descent to win the PFA Young Player of the Year in 2016, and has been nominated again after an outstanding season.

The England international has already bagged 19 goals in all competitions this term and provided 10 assists.

The PFA Awards will be held at the Grosvenor House in London on Sunday, April 23, 2017.

Ifeanyi Emmanuel

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