The nominees for the Premier League Player and Manager of the Month awards have been revealed for December.
Liverpool lead the way in terms of nominees, with Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino two of eight in contention for the player’s award.
Jurgen Klopp is up against a tough field in the manager’s group, with Merseyside rival Sam Allardyce and Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson also nominated.
Pep Guardiola is bidding to make it a record four monthly award wins in a row, with Manchester City only dropping two points in the whole of December.
Antonio Conte of Chelsea and Tottenham’s Mauricio Pochettino are also in the running.
Pochettino is joined by Harry Kane in terms of the player’s award, with Jesse Lingard, Marko Arnautovic, Nicolas Otamendi, Riyad Mahrez and Marcos Alonso completing the eight nominees.