The jury announces shortlist for each category
On Tuesday, the LFP Awards Technical Committee announced the list of finalists for the awards ceremony to decide the best players in the Liga BBVA and Liga Adelante during the 2010/11 season.
The Committee is formed by Xabier Azcargorta, Manolo Sarabia, Ricardo Gallego, Antonio Pinilla and Ricardo Resta, the latter, representing the LFP.
Category sections include: Best goalkeeper, Best defender, Best midfielder, Best attacking midfielder, Best striker and Revelation player. The shortlist of finalists will now be submitted to all of the coaches in the Liga BBVA and Liga Adelante for the 2010/11 season to cast their votes, corresponding to player from their own league, the winners in each section.
The players themselves meanwhile, will vote for the Best Player and Best Coach awards from their corresponding division.
Finally, the fans will also get the chance to vote via the Supporters’ Club Federation, ‘Aficiones Unidas’, for the player they feel should collect the BBVA Fair Play Prize in both divisions.
The LFP Awards Ceremony is the only official event of its kind in Spanish professional football and this year will celebrate its second edition following the huge success of last year’s event. The voting system, which involves only recognized technical staff and active professionals, guarantees an impartial and objective outcome.
Once the voting process has been concluded, a gala ceremony will be held in which all of the prize winners will be handed their awards. The date of the event will be published at further notice. ( Collapse )