Derry men among PFA awards and Player of the Year nominees

Aaron McEneff

Aaron McEneff & Gerard Doherty have been named in the PFA Ireland Premier Division Team of the Year for the 2017 season.

Doherty has been handed the goalkeeper’s slot while McEneff is among the midfielders.

McEneff has also been nominated for the Player of the Year award along with former Cork man Sean Maguire and Dundalks Patrick McEleney.

The Derry man is also among the three names for Young Player of the Year with Trevor Clarke, Shamrock Rovers and Ryan Delaney Cork City.

The awards are voted for by the players from the League of Ireland.

Derry men Shane Duffy and James McClean have also been nominated for the Overseas award.

The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony in Dublin on November 18th.

Player of the Year nominees;
Sean Maguire (Cork City)
Patrick McEleney (Dundalk)
Aaron McEneff (Derry City)

Young Player of the Year nominees;
Trevor Clarke (Shamrock Rovers)
Ryan Delaney (Cork City)
Aaron McEneff (Derry City)

Referee of the Year nominees;
Paul Tuite
Paul McLoughlin
Graham Kelly

Irish Overseas Player of the Year nominees;
Shane Duffy (Brighton & Hove Albion)
James McClean (West Bromwich Albion)
Robbie Brady (Burnley)

International Women’s Player of the Year nominees;
Megan Campbell
Katie McCabe
Denise O’Sullivan

Premier Division Team of the Year, sponsored by EA SPORTS(tm);
Gerard Doherty (Derry)
Sean Gannon (Dundalk)
Niclas Vemmelund (Dundalk)
Ryan Delaney (Cork City)
Trevor Clarke (Shamrock Rovers)
Aaron McEneff (Derry City)
Patrick McEleney (Dundalk)
Gearoid Morrissey (Cork City)
David McMillan (Dundalk)
Ronan Murray (Galway Utd)
Sean Maguire (Cork City)

A recap on the First Division nominees also;

First Division Player of the Year nominees;
Kieran Marty Waters (Cabinteely)
David McDaid (Waterford FC)
Georgie Kelly (UCD)

First Division Team of the Year;
Niall Corbet (UCD)
Evan Osam (UCD)
Kenny Browne (Waterford FC)
Daniel O’Reilly (Longford Town)
Chris McCarthy (Cobh Ramblers)
Greg Sloggett (UCD)
Gary Comerford (Waterford FC)
Derek Daly (Waterford FC)
Kieran Marty Waters (Cabinteely)
Georgie Kelly (UCD)
David McDaid (Waterford FC)