Top marksman up for award

Sheffield United

Sheffield United striker Ched Evans has been nominated for the League One Player of the Year award.

United have been reliant on Evans as they look to win promotion back to the npower Championship at the first attempt, the Welsh forward finding the net 21 times for the Blades, who sit in second place.

Charlton skipper Johnnie Jackson and Huddersfield frontman Jordan Rhodes are also shortlisted.

The winners will be announced at the Football League awards gala dinner in London on March 11.