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Player of 2019/20

Éver Banega, Bruno Fernandes and Romelu Lukaku have been shortlisted for the 2019/20 UEFA Europa League Player of the Season award.Champions League positional nominationsBanega was the puppet-master behind Sevilla’s success in Germany, Bruno Fenandes was the competition’s eight-goal top scorer while Lukaku struck in all six of Inter’s games after entering for the knockout stages.The winner of the award will be announced during the UEFA Europa League group stage draw ceremony on 2 October.

Watch the top ten goals of the 2019/20 UEFA Europa LeagueÉver Banega (Sevilla)Appearances: 7Minutes: 429Goals: 0Assists: 4Bruno Fernandes (Sporting CP/Manchester United)Appearances: 10Minutes: 811Goals: 8Assists: 4Romelu Lukaku (Inter)Appearances: 6Minutes: 443Goals: 7Assists: 2

Lukaku’s 11-in-a-rowPlayer rankings (4 to 10)4 Luuk de Jong (Sevilla) – 64 points5 Jesús Navas (Sevilla) – 59 points6 Lucas Ocampos (Sevilla) – 39 points7 Kai Havertz (Leverkusen) – 17 points8 Diego Carlos (Sevilla) – 9 points9 Adama Traoré (Wolves) – 8 points10 Jules Koundé (Sevilla) – 7 pointsCheck out the Squad of the SeasonHow the players were shortlistedThe jury was composed of the coaches of the 48 clubs in last season’s group stage, together with 55 journalists selected by the European Sports Media (ESM) group, one from each UEFA member association.Jury members picked their top three players, with the first receiving five points, the second three and the third one. Coaches were not allowed to vote for players from their own team.Previous winners2018/19: Eden Hazard2017/18: Antoine Griezmann2016/17: Paul Pogba

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