Lazarus Kambole, Austin Muwowo and Bruce Musakanya will battle for the newly introduced fans player of the year award. The Football Association of Zambia announced in a joint press conference with sponsors MTN.
Kambole who has since moved to South Africa PSL giants Kaizer Chiefs was influential for Zesco United helping them win the league and the ABSA Cup. He scored eight goals in the league and one in the ABSA Cup and he also created a number of chances.
Muwowo was a joint top goalscorer in the league and assisted seven goals for Forest Rangers while Bruce Musakanya led the rejuvenation of the Airmen on only missed out on Continental football on the final day. The fans will choose the winner via text messages.
The annual MTN/FAZ awards will take place on the 31st of July at the Pamodzi Hotel with nominees for the other categories set to be announced on an actual day.