Manchester City forward, Erling Haaland has won the Football Writers’ Association’s Footballer of the Year.
According to Daily Mail, Haaland who scored 51 goals, won 72 per cent of the FWA vote, to emerge winner.
Also, Bukayo Saka from Arsenal finished second, while his Gunners team-mate, Martin Odegaard, came third.
Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne finished fourth, with Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford fifth. In total, 19 players received votes.
On receiving the award, Haaland said, “To win the Football Writers’ Award in my first season in English football is an honour. I try every single day to be the best I can be and to be recognised like this means a lot to me.
“I have loved my time at City so far. My teammates are incredible, and they provide me with the chance to score goals.
“I want to thank all of them because I could not have won this award without them.”
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