Robin van Persie is among the names on a six-man shortlist for the PFA Premier League Player of the Year award.

The Arsenal captain has enjoyed a sensational season in front of goal, finding the net 27 times in the league and assisting a further 10 goals for his team-mates.

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, meanwhile, has been nominated for the league's Young Player of the Year award.

The winner will be announced at the PFA awards on Sunday.

PFA Player of the Year shortlist: Robin van Persie (Arsenal), Wayne Rooney (Manchester United), Scott Parker (Tottenham), Sergio Aguero, Joe Hart, David Silva (all Manchester City).

PFA Young Player of the Year shortlist: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Arsenal), Gareth Bale, Kyle Walker (both Tottenham), Danny Welbeck (Manchester United), Sergio Aguero (Manchester City), Daniel Sturridge (Chelsea).

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