Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Haaland and Paris Saint-Germain’s Kylian Mbappe have been shortlisted for the 2020-21 UEFA Champions League awards, while UWCL champions Barcelona lead the women’s nominations with eight players recognised.
Manchester United’s Edinson Cavani and Bruno Fernandes were picked alongside Villarreal’s Gerard Moreno for the Europa League Player of the Season award.
Chelsea are well represented on both Champions League lists with five nominations in the men’s category and three in the women’s.
The awards nominate the three best goalkeepers, defenders, midfielders and forwards in the European competition.
The winners of the Champions League awards will be announced during the group stage draw on Aug. 26 while the Europa League winners will be announced on 27 August.
Thibaut Courtois, Real Madrid
Ederson, Manchester City
Edouard Mendy, Chelsea
Cesar Azpilicueta, Chelsea
Ruben Dias, Manchester City
Antonio Rudiger, Chelsea
Kevin De Bruyne, Manchester City
N’Golo Kante, Chelsea
Erling Haaland, Borussia Dortmund
Kylian Mbappe, Paris Saint-Germain
Robert Lewandowksi, Bayern Munich
Ann-Katrin Berger, Chelsea Women
Christiane Endler, Paris Saint-Germain, now at Lyon
Sandra Panos, Barcelona
Magdalena Eriksson, Chelsea Women
Maria Pilar Leon, Barcelona
Irene Paredes, Barcelona
Aitana Bonmati, Barcelona
Alexia Putellas, Barcelona
Ji So-yun, Chelsea Women
Caroline Graham Hansen, Barcelona
Jennifer Hermoso, Barcelona
Lieke Martens, Barcelona
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By FARPost Reporter