“I don’t feel my age. Touch wood, I’m not picking up many injuries and I’ll try to come back as strong as l can next year.”
Vardy, though, was closely hunted for the gong last season.
Arsenal’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Southampton’s Danny Ings both finished just a goal shy of the Leicester striker.
Vardy is in the running once again this season, with Salah and Kane also among the frontrunners.