In the nominations released by the organisers, Osimhen, Onuachu and Okoye lead other candidates with three nominations.
Strikers Osimhen and Onuachu are nominated for Forward of the Year, Baller of the Year (Male) and Fans’ Favourite Baller of the Year, the category which also has Okoye. The goalkeeper aims to win awards in the Revelation of the Year and Goalkeeper of the Year categories.
Other leading nominees are Leon Balogun and Joe Aribo, Mikel Obi, Wilfred Ndidi and Asisat Oshoala who all have two nominations.
The Ballers Awards is the brainchild of Naija Footballers.
Revelation of the Year
Goalkeeper of the Year
Defender of the Year
Midfielder of the Year
Forward of the Year
Baller of the Year (Male)
Baller of the Year (Female)
Journalist of the Year
Fans' Favourite Baller Of The Year