PLAYER OF THE MONTH: KEVIN DE BRUYNE, MAN. CITY
- 21 SEPTEMBER, MAN. CITY 8-0 WATFORD
KDB’s pinpoint cross for David Silva in the first minute set the ball rolling for City’s demolition of the Hornets. He followed it up with another assist in the 60th minute!
21 SEPTEMBER, MAN. CITY 8-0 WATFORD
Seven wasn’t enough for Kev. In the 85th minute, he cut inside Watford’s right-back and wrapped up high into the net from range. An absolute rocket!
28 SEPTEMBER, EVERTON 1-3 MAN. CITY
Yet again, the assist king De Bruyne made his mark early in the first half by whipping a first-time cross onto the head of Gabriel Jesus to make it 1-0. Precision!
WOMEN'S PLAYER OF THE MONTH: CAROLINE WEIR, MAN. CITY
7 SEPTEMBER, MAN. CITY 1-0 MAN. UNITED
In front of a crowd of record crowd of 31,213, Weir hit a 25-yard hammer into the top-right corner to seal all three points!
- 15 SEPTEMBER, READING 0-2 MAN. CITY
Her determined pressing game helped assist Man. City and Pauline Bremer’s second goal against Reading. Caroline is a creator, too!
- 29 SEPTEMBER, EVERTON 0-1 MAN. CITY
Another strong midfield display from Weir was topped off by smart play to win a foul and set up Steph Houghton’s winning free-kick!
YOUNG PLAYER OF THE MONTH: LUKE MATHESON, ROCHDALE*
- 21 SEPTEMBER, FLEETWOOD 2-1 ROCHDALE
The 17-year-old defender bagged an assist in League One against Fleetwood!
- 25 SEPTEMBER, MAN. UNITED 1-1 ROCHADALE
Luke hit a wicked equaliser against Man. United in the Carabao Cup but couldn’t celebrate his moment for too long – he had to be up early the next day for a big test at school!
DID YOU KNOW? Luke is Rochdale’s youngest ever player, making his debut in the EFL Trophy last year, at just 15 years and 336 days old. He even won MOTM in the game!