Manchester United midfielder, Bruno Fernandes in the space of less than a year with the club, has been named Premier League Player of the Month award for December – collecting the accolade for the fourth time in 2020.
The Portuguese footballer was on Friday named Premier League Player of the Month for December, after scoring three goals in six Premier League appearances in December as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side went unbeaten, winning four games and drawing the other two.
Fernandes emerged as a key figure at Manchester United since joining from Sporting CP 12 months ago, scoring 15 goals in 26 games this season across all competitions, helping Manchester United move three points clear of Liverpool at the top of the Premier League table.
Bruno becomes the first man this season to win Premier League Player of the Month back-to-back, after Everton striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin and Tottenham forward Son Heung-min picked up the gongs for September and October respectively.
In the month of december 2020, Fernandes came top of an eight-man shortlist which included his Manchester United team-mate Marcus Rashford. Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah and Manchester City defender John Stones.
Also on the nominated list is Aston Villa duo Anwar El Ghazi and Emi Martinez, Burnley defender Ben Mee and West Ham midfielder Tomas Soucek