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EPL Player Of The Year Winners

EPL Player Of The Year Winners

The Premier League Player of the Season is presented to the most outstanding player in the English Premier League each season.

The winner is selected by a panel of football’s governing bodies, fans and media as selected by the leagues main sponsor, Barclays, and is announced in the third week of May.

Thierry Henry, Cristiano Ronaldo and Nemanja Vidić have each been awarded the Premier League Player of the Season on two occasions, and are the only players to have won the award more than once, with Ronaldo winning the award in consecutive years (2007 and 2008).

Peter Schmeichel is the only goalkeeper to win the award.

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List of Premier League Player Of The Year Winners

Below is a list of Premier League Player of the Year winners, including clubs, years and positions.

Season Player Position Nationality Club
2016–17 N’Golo Kanté Midfielder France Chelsea
2015–16 Jamie Vardy Forward England Leicester City
2014–15 Eden Hazard Midfielder Belgium Chelsea
2013–14 Luis Suárez Forward Uruguay Liverpool
2012–13 Gareth Bale Midfielder Wales Tottenham Hotspur
2011–12 Vincent Kompany Defender Belgium Manchester City
2010–11 Nemanja Vidić Defender Serbia Manchester United
2009–10 Wayne Rooney Forward England Manchester United
2008–09 Nemanja Vidić Defender Serbia Manchester United
2007–08 Cristiano Ronaldo Midfielder Portugal Manchester United
2006–07 Cristiano Ronaldo Midfielder Portugal Manchester United
2005–06 Thierry Henry Forward France Arsenal
2004–05 Frank Lampard Midfielder England Chelsea§
2003–04 Thierry Henry Forward France Arsenal§
2002–03 Ruud van Nistelrooy Forward Netherlands Manchester United
2001–02 Freddie Ljungberg Midfielder Sweden Arsenal§
2000–01 Patrick Vieira Midfielder France Arsenal
1999–2000 Kevin Phillips Forward England Sunderland
1998–99 Dwight Yorke Forward Trinidad and Tobago Manchester United
1997–98 Michael Owen Forward England Liverpool
1996–97 Juninho Midfielder Brazil Middlesbrough
1995–96 Peter Schmeichel Goalkeeper Denmark Manchester United
1994–95 Alan Shearer Forward England Blackburn Rovers