Renowned Nigerian musician, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, is set to make a dynamic appearance at the upcoming Professional Footballers’ Association awards.
Davido shared this exciting news via his Twitter account on Tuesday. In his announcement, he conveyed his readiness to bring a timeless energy to the 50th PFA AWARDS in Manchester on the 29th of August. He invited enthusiasts to join him for an unforgettable evening of entertainment.
“Ballers! Are you ready? We bringing some TIMELESS vibes to you at the 50th PFA AWARDS in Manchester on the 29th of August! Let’s have an unforgettable night, he said.”
The PFA awards, as outlined on their official website www.thepfa.com, stated that this year’s edition holds special significance as it commemorates the awards’ 50-year anniversary.
The statement elaborated: “The PFA Awards is always a special occasion, recognising the outstanding performers from every division and voted for by the players. This year is particularly special as we celebrate 50 years of the Awards.
“The 50th PFA Awards will be held at the Lowry Theatre on Tuesday 29th August. The Awards will take on an exciting new format with further details to follow soon!
“On the night, we will announce the winners of the PFA Players’ Player of the Year winners, the PFA Young Player of the Year categories and each divisional Team of the Year will be named. In addition to the PFA Players’ Player of the Year and PFA Young Player of the Year (21-years-old or under at the beginning of the season), we will honour footballing achievement through the PFA’s Merit Award.”
Historically, notable figures like Cristiano Ronaldo, Luis Suárez, Lucy Bronze, and Mohamed Salah have received the Player of the Year Award. The current titleholders are Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah and Chelsea’s Sam Kerr.