Jamie Vardy Becomes Sixth Brit To Win EPL Player of the Year

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Leicester City forward Jamie Vardy capped off an incredible season for the club by winning the Premier League player of the year. Vardy scored 24 goals in Leicester City’s magical championship season. Vardy also one won the FWA award in which he said “To be on a list with all those other players, some of who I watched when I was younger, it’s an unbelievable feeling.” Vardy becomes the sixth English player to win the Premier League player of the year. Below is the full list of winners.

Season Player Position Club Nationality
1994-95 Alan Shearer Forward Blackburn Rovers England
1995-96 Peter Schmeichel Goalkeeper Manchester United Denmark
1996-97 Jununho Midfielder Middlesbrough Brazil
1997-98 Michael Owen Forward Liverpool England
1998-99 Dwight Yorke Forward Manchester United Trinidad and Tobago
1999-00 Kevin Phillips Forward Suderland England
2000-01 Patrick Vieira Midfielder Arsenal France
2001-02 Freddie Ljungberg Midfielder Arsenal Sweden
2002-03 Ruud van Nistelrooy Forward Manchester United Netherlands
2003-04 Thierry Henry Forward Aresnal France
2004-05 Frank Lampard Midfielder Chelsea England
2005-06 Thierry Henry Forward Aresnal France
2006-07 Cristiano Ronaldo Midfielder Manchester United Portugal
2007-08 Cristiano Ronaldo Midfielder Manchester United Portugal
2008-09 Nemanja Vidic Defender Manchester United Serbia
2009-10 Wayne Rooney Forward Manchester United England
2010-11 Nemanja Vidic Defender Manchester United Serbia
2011-12 Vincent Kompany Defender Manchester City Belgium
2012-13 Gareth Bale Midfielder Tottenham Hotspur Wales
2013-14 Luis Saurez Forward Liverpool Uruguay
2014-15 Eden Hazard Midfielder Chelsea Belgium
2015-16 Jamie Vardy Forward Leicester City England