Moses is being nominated among other players like Salah and Mane of Liverpool, Keita of Lipzig and Aubameyang of Dortmund.
Moses who helped Chelsea to clinch the English premier league title last season and also helped Nigeria qualify for the world cup without a loss said:
"I am very proud and delighted. it's been a great year form me and i'm very happy with how it went. I want to continue in that way.
"It would be great to win an award and be the best in Africa. It would mean a lot to me. It is something i would keep for the rest of my life, and it would be like a dream come true. We will see the outcome."