Leeds United midfielder Liam Bridcutt is expected to be out for at least six weeks.
Gayle's rise up the divisions is something that has to be appreciated, after his dramatic late show at St. James' gave Newcstle United a crucial three points against Norwich.
Everton's head of academy has spoken about how he believes the club's youth set-up is now the biggest in England.
West Ham United are struggling a year on from their superb campaign.
Ayew scored his first Championship goal in the draw with Barnsley on Tuesday night.
The shortlist includes players from Tottenham, Arsenal, Manchester United, Manchester City, Liverpool, Leicester City, Chelsea and Celtic.
Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Winks has shown a great amount of promise recently.
The French striker has been nominated as one of Europe's top young players.
The Liverpool striker has not had the best of seasons so far.
The Arsenal legend feels that his old side did not make the most of their chances.