Maxwell and Yates Confirmed As North West Football Awards Finalists
Chris Maxwell and Jerry Yates have been confirmed as finalists in the League One Player of the Season and Rising Star categories, respectively, at this year's North West Football Awards.
The pair, who were previously shortlisted for the accolades, have made the cut as finalists following a recent public vote.
The winners of the awards will be announced on Monday 22 November, 2021, at Emirates Old Trafford.
League One Player of the Season - Finalists:
- Seamus Conneely - Accrington Stanley
- Chris Maxwell - Blackpool FC
- Will Keane - Wigan Athletic
The Athletic Rising Star - Finalists:
- Harvey Elliott - Blackburn Rovers
- Jerry Yates - Blackpool FC
- Curtis Jones - Liverpool
- Shola Shoretire - Manchester United
- Sepp van den Berg - Preston North End
- Calum Macdonald - Tranmere Rovers
- Kyle Joseph - Wigan Athletic
Elsewhere on the night, Head Coach Neil Critchley is in the running for Manager of the Season, while Blackpool FC Community Trust is up for Community Club of the Season.