Ritchie in contention for award

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Bournemouth winger Matt Ritchie has been nominated for the npower League One Player of the Year award.

Bournemouth: Ritchie in contention for award

The 23-year-old, who moved to promotion rivals Swindon in the January transfer window, is joined on the shortlist by Coventry's Leon Clarke and Notts County's Alan Judge.
Ritchie, who took home the npower League Two Player of the Award last season, scored nine times for the Robins and caught the eye of Eddie Howe before his move to the south coast.

The winner of the award will be announced, along with 16 others, at the Football League Awards gala ceremony at The Brewery, London on Sunday March 24.