16 Aug Man Metropolis’s Kevin De Bruyne named Premier League Participant of the Season
Manchester Metropolis’s Kevin De Bruyne has received the Premier League Participant of the Season award after equalling the division’s assists document of 20 in the course of the 2019-20 marketing campaign.
De Bruyne helped Metropolis end second within the Premier League however they completed a distant 18 factors behind champions Liverpool.
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The 29-year-old Belgium worldwide matched Thierry Henry’s assists document from the in the course of the 2002-03 marketing campaign when he arrange Raheem Sterling as much as put Metropolis 3-Zero forward towards Norwich on the ultimate day of the season in a sport that Metropolis finally received 5-0.
He additionally hit double figures for objectives, ending with 13 and claimed his second Premier League Playmaker of the Season award in three years after profitable the inaugural prize in 2017-18 marketing campaign for essentially the most assists within the league.
Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold was named Younger Participant of the Season on Friday, with Jurgen Klopp selecting up the managerial award on Saturday.
Son Heung-Min received Objective of the Season for his solo strike throughout Tottenham’s 5-Zero win towards Burnley in December.
De Bruyne noticed off loads of competitors from Liverpool to win the award, beating Alexander-Arnold, Jordan Henderson and Sadio Mane in addition to Southampton striker Danny Ings, Leicester striker Jamie Vardy and Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope.
Metropolis had been eradicated from the Champions League on the quarterfinal stage for a 3rd season in a row on Saturday night time, struggling a shock 3-1 defeat towards Lyon.
Which means they end the season with solely the Carabao Cup to indicate.
De Bruyne completed second to Liverpool captain Henderson for the Football Writers’ Affiliation Footballer of the Yr.