Harry Kane wins PFA Fans' Premier League Player of the Season award

Harry Kane celebrates after doubling Tottenham's lead at the KCOM Stadium
Image: Harry Kane was voted PFA Fans' Player of the Year in the Premier League

Harry Kane has won the PFA Fans' Premier League Player of the Season award, ahead of N'Golo Kante and Eden Hazard.

Over 49,000 votes were cast in the poll, which was held on the Sky Sports website and apps, and Kane, who finished as the Premier League's top goalscorer, came out on top with 16,378 votes ahead of Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante, who received 13,515 votes.

Hazard, who scored 16 goals and grabbed five assists, finished third with 8,412 votes ahead of Alexis Sanchez (6,727), Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli (3,507) and Everton striker Romelu Lukaku (955).

The top six were chosen by our expert panel, which included Sky Sports pundits Paul Merson and Peter Beagrie, Mike Riley - general manager of the Professional Game Match Officials, and Malcolm Clarke - chairman of the Football Supporters' Federation.

N'Golo Kante and Eden Hazard have both been nominated for the PFA's top award
Image: Chelsea duo N'Golo Kante (L) and Eden Hazard (R) finished second and third respectively

And it is Kane who has come out on top thanks to your votes, which have been verified by an independent party.

The 23-year-old scored 29 goals and provided seven assists to help Tottenham finish second behind champions Chelsea - their highest Premier League finish.

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Kane finished as the league's top scorer for a second successive season and his performances also saw him named in the PFA Premier League Team of the Year.

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Earlier in the week, Portsmouth's Enda Stevens won the League Two award, Bolton defender David Wheater was named PFA Fans' Player of the Season in League One, while Newcastle striker Dwight Gayle picked up the Championship award.

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