The Professional Footballers’ Association released the official nominees for the Player of the Year award.
The nominees are Chelsea pair Diego Costa and Eden Hazard, Tottenham Hotspur forward Harry Kane, Manchester United stopper David de Gea, Arsenal winger Alexis Sanchez and Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho.
Two Chelsea players among PFA Player of the Year nominees, but Cesc Fabregas disgracefully SNUBBED!
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Blues winger Hazard and Tottenham forward Kane are the undoubted favourites to claim the award.
The news is all over Twitter, and plenty of Premier League fans have been quick to have their say on what they think of the nominations.
While there has been a great deal of support for the likes of Kane and Hazard, Chelseas fans are fuming that Liverpool’s Coutinho has been chosen ahead of Cesc Fabregas, who has produced 16 assists.
Read below the best tweets as angry fans lament Fabregas’s absence!
And Coutinho been nominated but Cesc Fabregas hasn’t? He’s a rent boy but alongside Hazard, Terry and Costa, he’s basically made them Champs
— Rohit (@RJ_AFC) April 16, 2015
Yes, he has tailed off, but I’d still absolutely have Cesc Fabregas on the POTY list. He was a machine for a few months.
— ZenithFlemoir (@Kennyf1283) April 16, 2015
Coutinho is nominated and Cesc Fabregas is not? The English FA are a disgrace #POTY
— Jagaban (@sidramatic1) April 16, 2015
They left out Olivier Giroud, Charlie Austin, Cesc Fabregas, Herrera, Cazorla but include Coutinho???? Nah b, next joke.
— Nande N (@nandnz) April 16, 2015
Cesc Fabregas has been overlooked. 17 assists not enough!
— Nachiketh Ramesh (@NachikethRamesh) April 16, 2015
How has Coutinho had a better season than Cesc Fabregas
— Still 7 points clear (@MadMontana) April 16, 2015
Wait, how is Cesc Fabregas not on the PDA POTY shortlist?
— Adam Taylor (@Taylor_A894) April 16, 2015