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Pep Guardiola has spoken out on the Premier League Player of the Season nominations ahead of Manchester City’s clash against West Ham.
The nominations were revealed today as Trent Alexander-Arnold, Jarrod Bowen, Joao Cancelo, Kevin De Bruyne, Bukayo Saka, Mohamed Salah, Heung-min Son and James Ward-Prowse have all been nominated.
City will face the Hammers in an away league game on Sunday, May 15.
Speaking ahead of the game, Guardiola said during a press conference: “There are many players, shortlists there are a lot of players every club who play good. Normally Liverpool and City, it’s normall. Bernardo, Rodri were exceptional. Riyad exceptional this season, last few seasons from him. All players make a contribution.
“Important for Kevin and Joao is win the Premier League. I didn’t speak to him, everyone has his throughts, it’s nice to be nominated. But knowing Bernardo I think he is well.”
Guardiola’s side currently lead the league table with three points clear of second-placed Liverpool.
source – MEN