On Monday evening, the Pro League chose the Professional Footballer of the Year for the 2020-2021 season after a year of absence due to the corona virus. Players, coaches and administrators could vote. Noa Lang, Paul Onuachu and Raphael Holzhauser are the nominees for Professional Footballer of the Year. Long was voted Promise of the Year.
Noa Lang of Dutch champion Club Brugge was elected Promise of the Year. “Or I stay? I can not promise anything. I’ve always been honest about that, ”said Lang when he received his prize.
The Coach of the Year, Professional Footballer of the Year in 1B, Professional Football Player of the Year in the Scooore Super League, Referee of the Year and Esporter of the Year of the Proximus ePro League are also elected.
Jonathan Lardot was named Referee of the Year. Club Brugge goalkeeper Simon Mignolet is Goalkeeper of the Year. Dante Vanzeir of Union received the prize of Professional Footballer of the Year in 1B.
Raphael Holzhauser responded to Eleven about missing the European Championship selection: “It’s a shame, but Austria has a strong team. I will be their biggest fan. ” The nominee for Professional Footballer of the Year said the following about his future at Beerschot: “I will be under contract here for another two years and I would love to be here. I am honored that, just like with the Golden Shoe, I am one of the three candidates for the trophy of Professional Footballer of the Year. ”