Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne has been chosen alongside Chelsea duo N’Golo Kante and Jorginho on the shortlist for final season’s UEFA males’s participant of the yr award.
The Blues edged previous the Premier League champions in Might to safe their second Champions League crown with a 1-Zero victory in Porto.
Kante was named man of the match and is up for the 2020/21 males’s award alongside Blues team-mate Jorginho, who went on to to win Euro 2020 with Italy in the summertime.
De Bruyne completes the three-strong participant shortlist and his supervisor Pep Guardiola is up for males’s coach of the yr, as is former City boss Roberto Mancini for main Italy to European glory.
Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel completes the shortlisted trio, whereas England’s Gareth Southgate was seventh within the voting and Manchester United supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ninth.
Chelsea even have Emma Hayes up for the ladies’s coach of the yr award, joined by Lluis Cortes for his work at Barcelona and Sweden head coach Peter Gerhardsson.
The Barca trio of Jennifer Hermoso, Lieke Martens and Alexia Putellas are up for ladies’s participant of the yr after they lifted the Champions League with victory over Hayes’ Chelsea.
The award winners shall be introduced on the males’s Champions League draw ceremony on August 26 on the Halic Congress Middle in Istanbul.