Conte and Hazard shortlisted for awards

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Antonio Conte is among the nominees for the Premier League Manager of the Month award for November.

Conte has been shortlisted following an excellent month for his Chelsea side, who won three of their four Premier League matches.

As well as drawing 1-1 at Liverpool, the Blues enjoyed victories over Manchester United, West Brom and Swansea.

United’s former Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has also been shortlisted for the award.

So too have Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp, Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger, Sean Dyche of Burnley and Pep Guardiola, whose Manchester City side are eight points clear at the top of the table.

Meanwhile, Chelsea’s Eden Hazard has been shortlisted for the Player of the Month award.

So have former Chelsea men Kevin de Bruyne and Mohamed Salah, who have been in excellent form for Manchester City and Liverpool respectively.

The other shortlisted players are Burnley’s Robbie Brady, Manchester United’s Ashley Young, City’s Raheem Sterling and Shkodran Mustafi of Arsenal.