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Harry Kane named London Footballer of the Year pipping Rice, Mount and Son while Bukayo Saka collects young award

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HARRY KANE is the London Premier League Footballer of the Year – pipping Son Heung-min, Mason Mount and Declan Rice.

And Arsenal teenager Bukayo Saka picked up the teen award at tonight’s London Football Awards.

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Harry Kane was topped Premier League participant of the 12 months at the London Football Awards
Bukayo Saka picked up the gong for the best youngster of the 2020-21 campaign

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Bukayo Saka picked up the gong for the greatest teen of the 2020-21 marketing campaignCredit: Subject to BAPLA Terms & Conditions & Premier League’s Licence Agreement. Copies out there

Tottenham striker Kane, 27, has racked up a powerful 31 objectives and 16 assists in 44 appearances thus far this time period.

And that noticed the England captain voted the No1 Premier League participant for the season.

His Spurs team-mate Son, Chelsea star Mount, Mount’s greatest mate Rice and fellow West Ham midfielder Tomas Soucek have been all in rivalry for his or her respective campaigns.

But while Rice and Soucek missed out, there was some cheer at the London Stadium this night as David Moyes received the supervisor of the 12 months award and Lukasz Fabianski the goalkeeper gong.

The Hammers can be determined to finish the marketing campaign by ending in the prime 4 – particularly at the expense of London rivals Chelsea.

In what has been a turbulent season for Arsenal, versatile Saka has been a uncommon shining mild.

The extensive man, 19, is one of the first names on the crew sheet this time period and chipped in with seven objectives.

Accepting his award after beating Rice, Mount, Reece James and shut pal Emile Smith Rowe, the four-cap Three Lions worldwide stated: “I’m actually blissful to win this award.

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“I need to say a giant thanks to everybody to your assist and of course one other massive thanks to everybody who voted for me.

“I promise to maintain giving my all on the pitch to make you cheerful and preserve you entertained.”

Elsewhere, Brentford striker Ivan Toney – whose 29 objectives have fired the Bees into the play-offs – collected the EFL award at the digital ceremony hosted by Alex Scott and Harry Pinero.

On the girls’s aspect, it was a double for Chelsea as Fran Kirby and Niamh Charles have been topped the girls’s participant and young participant of the 12 months respectively.

Erik Lamela’s outrageous rabona end in the North London derby ensured the Argentine received the purpose of the season.

As revealed by SunSport, Roy Hodgson adopted in the footsteps of Frank Lampard, Ian Wright and Glenn Hoddle with the excellent achievement award.

London Football Awards 2021 Winners

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Premier League Player of the Year (2020/21 Season)

WINNER: Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur)

Manager of the Year (2020/21 Season)

WINNER: David Moyes (West Ham)

EFL Player of the Year (2020/21 Season)

WINNER: Ivan Toney (Brentford)

Goalkeeper of the Year (2020/21 Season)

WINNER: Lukasz Fabiański (West Ham)

The FA Women’s Super League Player of the Year (2020/21 Season)

WINNER: Fran Kirby (Chelsea)

Women’s Young Player of Year (2020/21 Season)

WINNER: Niamh Charles (Chelsea)

Young Player of the Year (2020/21 Season)

WINNER: Bukayo Saka (Arsenal)

Outstanding Contribution to London Football Award

Awarded to Roy Hodgson

Goal of the Season (2020/21 Season)

WINNER: Erik Lamela (Tottenham Hotspur) Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur (14th March 2021)

Community Project of the Year (2020)

WINNER: Dons Local Action Group (AFC Wimbledon Foundation)

The Crystal Palace supervisor, 73, is now in his forty sixth season as a coach and the LFA panel recognised the longevity of his footballing profession with this 12 months’s lifetime achievement award.

Finally, the AFC Wimbledon Dons Local Action Group picked up the group challenge award.

Initially arrange final March as a meals donation challenge for older and susceptible people in the native space, their 2,000-strong military of volunteers have delivered greater than 160,000 one-week meals packing containers in addition to 1,950 laptops and tablets throughout Wandsworth, Merton and Kingston.

Funds from the seventh annual London Football Awards will assist Willow, the solely nationwide charity working with significantly in poor health young adults aged 16 to 40.

The basis, arrange by ex-Gunners goalkeeper Bob Wilson alongside his spouse in 1999 in reminiscence of their daughter Anna who died of uncommon most cancers aged 31, has supplied greater than 17,000 Special Days to young adults with life-threatening situations.

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