Chelsea football club of England star Marcos Alonso and Manchester United FC in-form youngster Mason Greenwood have been nominated for the English Premier League team player of the month of August award, following their excellent performances for their clubs.
Alonso has been superb for Chelsea football club since the beginning of the 2021/2022 English Premier League season, and he has been able to play all the League matches for his team.
The Spaniard netted a goal in Chelsea’s 3-0 victory over Crystal Palace FC in the first game of the season, and he was able to inspire them to a remarkable victory over Arsenal FC, before helping them to play a 1-1 draw against Liverpool FC on Saturday.
Alonso’s excellent performance has now been recognized by the Premier League and that’s why he’s nominated for the player of the month award.
England youngster Mason Greenwood has also been outstanding for Manchester United football club since the beginning of the season, and he has been able to score in all his team’s three English Premier League matches this season.
Greenwood netted a goal in Manchester United’s remarkable 5-1 victory over Leeds United FC in the first game of the season, he scored the team’s only goal in their 1-1 draw against Southampton FC, before netting his 3rd goal of the season in their 1-0 victory over Wolverhampton Wanderers on Sunday.
The 19 years old’s excellent performance for the Red Devils has now been noticed by the Premier League and that’s one of the reasons he was shortlisted for EPL player of the month award.
Other players that were nominated for the English Premier League player of the month are Michail Antonio and Said Benrahma of West Ham United FC, Eric Dier of Tottenham Hotspur FC and Demarai Gray of Everton FC.
The Premier League posted on their verified Twitter handle on Thursday morning that;
“🔵 Marcos Alonso
⚒️ Michail Antonio
⚒️ Said Benrahma
⚪️ Eric Dier
🍬 Demarai Gray
🔴 Mason Greenwood
Who gets your vote for Player of the Month?”
The winner of August player of the month award will be announced by the Premier League in few days time.