Arsenal’s striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been named September’s Premier League Player of the Month after delivering an impressive performance last month, ABC News can report.
The 30-year-old scored five goals in four league appearances for the Gunners last month, including a late free-kick to win against Aston Villa.
The Gabon International also scored twice in the 2-2 draw at Watford and ensured found the back of the net in the north-London derby with a strike against Tottenham.
His most recent strike came in the 1-1 draw at Manchester United , a goal which was awarded via VAR and eventually took his tally for the Premier League campaign to seven goals.
He beat Liverpool’s Trent Alexander-Arnold, Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne, Tottenham’s Son Heung-min and City’s Riyad Mahrez to the award.
Also, Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp was named Manager of the Month for the second consecutive month.
The Reds, who remain unbeaten at the top, beat Newcastle United, Chelsea and Sheffield United in September.
The German saw off competition from Bournemouth’s Eddie Howe, Chelsea’s Frank Lampard and Leicester City’s Brendan Rodgers.