MILAN – The 17th edition of the San Siro Gentleman Awards will take place at the Hotel Marriott in Milan this evening. The annual Milanese event sees prizes handed out to Inter and AC Milan players who have distinguished themselves for their class and fair play on and off the pitch.
The winners of this year’s edition, who will be presented with their accolades during a gala evening hosted by Massimo Caputi and Claudia Gerini, have been determined by the viewers of Inter Channel and Milan Channel, as well as the nominations received via the official Gentleman Awards website, Gazzetta.it and TgCom.
After the Absolute Gentleman 2012 is named, an Inter player and one from AC Milan will be conferred honours for the best goal of the season, as will, for the first time, a Serie B footballer and one from Lega Pro. Among the other accolades handed out, there will be the Gentleman Revelation, the Special Gentleman Sportsman, the European Gentleman, several Special Career Gentlemen, the Showbiz Gentleman and the Gentleman for Peace.