Nobody Can Believe Raheem Sterling Beat Eden Hazard to Player of the Month Award

Nobody Can Believe Raheem Sterling Beat Eden Hazard to Player of the Month Award

Raheem Sterling‘s renaissance is continuing apace under the schooling of Pep Guardiola with the England winger scooping the Premier League’s Player of the Month Award today – but hardly anyone can believe Eden Hazard didn’t win.

City midfielder Sterling won the award for August the first time in his career after votes from a panel of experts, Premier League captains and Twitter polls, seeing off competition from Antonio Valencia, Curtis Davies and Hazard.

Both Sterling and Hazard have both scored twice in their opening three Premier League fixtures, with Hazard’s strike against Burnley probably the best of the lot.

And despite Sterling’s undoubted quality, there are a lot of supporters on social media who are far from happy with the result:

But what do you think of the result? Did Sterling win fair and square? Or should Hazard be adding a new trophy to his mantelpiece?

Let us know in the comments section below…



We’re joined by former Scotland international Gary Teale to talk the Tartan Army’s win in Malta, what it means, his career and get in about Celtic against Rangers this weekend:

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