Lions ace short-listed for Rising Star award
Lions midfielder Chris Taylor has been shortlisted for the Rising Star accolade at this year’s Northwest Football Awards, following his performances for former club Oldham Athletic.
Voting is now open for the 2012 Rising Star Award, which recognises the achievements and potential of some of the region’s most talented young footballers.
Supporters can now cast their vote to back their heroes of the future and help decide which players will receive the various accolades.
Chris will be going up against Blackpool’s Thomas Ince and Apostolos Vellios of Everton, who are among the other names shortlisted for the award.
Fans can vote for their chosen Rising Star online by visiting www.northwestfootballawards.com/voting and through the Northwest Football Awards Facebook account at http://bitly.com/NWFAvoting
Those submitting their vote also have the opportunity to enter a competition for the chance to win a pair of tickets to the Northwest Football Awards. The closing date for fans’ votes is 5pm on Monday 29th October.