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The Debate: Who should win the PFA Player of the Year award?

Gareth Bale, Michael Carrick, Juan Mata, Luis Suarez, Robin van Persie and Eden Hazard have been nominated

The nominees for the PFA Player of the Year and Young Player of the Year awards were announced today.
The Player of the Year nominees
by The Independent on Apr 19, 2013 at 12:15 PM


The nominees for the Player of the Year are: Gareth Bale (Tottenham), Michael Carrick (Manchester United), Juan Mata (Chelsea), Luis Suarez (Liverpool), Robin van Persie (Manchester United) and Eden Hazard (Chelsea).

The nominees for the Young Player of the Year are: Gareth Bale (Tottenham), Christian Benteke (Aston Villa), Romelu Lukaku (West Brom), Danny Welbeck (Manchester United), Eden Hazard (Chelsea) and Jack Wilshere (Arsenal).

But who do you think should win? Take part in our polls by clicking the links below...

PFA Player of the Year poll

PFA Young Player of the Year poll

We'd also love to hear your views on the nominations. Is there anyone who should have been included - Michu or Santi Cazorla perhaps? Is Michael Carrick deserving of a place? Should the award be judged on performances alone or take personality into consideration? Let us know by using the 'Make a comment' button below. Alternatively, use #Indyplayeroftheyear on Twitter.
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