There are 34 games left to go in the Premier League season. A lot of wins, losses, and draws are ahead. A lot of happiness and sadness, ups and downs, laughs and cries. A lot will change between now and the 13th of May, 2012.
That is, to say the least.
One thing, however, will remain the same. That is the way we scrutinize the players. The way we look back at the season and present our opinions on the year that was. That never changes. That will never change.
We will always give out the same praise, recognize the players who deserve it, criticize the players who don't, and form a memory of the season that was.
The main way we do that is by doling out homemade awards. There are typically ten major ones. While it is difficult to fairly distribute those awards among the players in the squad at the end of the season, it is even more impossible to try to predict the winners at the beginning of the year.
Nevertheless, here is a try.