It was another time to smile for a mancunian poacher, who is having an incredible season on his hands, as Marcus Rashford won the Premier League player of the month award for January while Mikel Arteta won the manager of the month award.
Player Of The Month Winner For January
The English striker is having a monstrous season in front of goal, in a form that is like a burning furnace, the man also went on an upward pedestal for January.
Marcus Rashford is winning the award for the second time this season having also grabbed home this award for the month of September in 2022.
It truly shows that Erik Ten Hag and Benni Mccarthy are bringing out and fine-tuning a goal banger who is not resting in his desire to produce more great moments.
In the month of January, Marcus Rashford played in four outings for Manchester United and he put the ball into opposition’s goal three times.
He also scored a beauty of a strike in Manchester United’s closely fought game which they ultimately lost to Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal.
This is the third time the Manchester bred Footballer, Rashford is winning the player of the month award.
Rashford assisted Manchester United in having a domineering January in all competitions only losing ones to the Gunners all month long.
After receiving the award, Marcus Rashford posted it on his Instagram account while also holding the Player of the Month award for the Red Army of Manchester.
The caption read: ‘The last month couldn’t have gone better for me. On a personal note, it’s the first time I’ve won these awards together and hopefully not the last. Thank you to my teammates, the coaches, my family and the fans for helping me to win these awards’.
Manager Of The Month Winner For January
Mikel Arteta who is having a wonderful season with the Gunners Arsenal, is winning his third manager of the month award for the 2022/23 league campaign.
This is Arteta’s fifth manager of the month award in total as he is tactically cooking a team that is set to bring the glory days back to the North London based club.
Arsenal for the month of January went unbeaten, as they drew with Eddie Howe’s Newcastle United before beating neighbors Tottenham Hotspur.
In addition, they defeated the only team to defeat them this season in the Premier League so far, Manchester United.
List of past winners of the Player Of The Month Award for the 2022/23 league season so far:
August: Erling Haaland (Manchester City)
September: Marcus Rashford (Manchester United)
October: Miguel Almiron (Newcastle United)
November/December: Martin Odegaard (Arsenal)
January: Marcus Rashford (Manchester United)
List of past winners of the Manager Of The Month Award for the 2022/23 league season so far:
August: Mikel Arteta (Arsenal)
September: Erik Ten Hag (Manchester United)
October: Eddie Howe (Newcastle United)
November/December: Mikel Arteta (Arsenal)
January: Mikel Arteta (Arsenal)
GOAL OF THE MONTH WINNER FOR JANUARY:
Michael Olise won the Goal Of The Month Award for the month of January after his breathtaking last gasp free-kick snatched a draw for The Eagles, Crystal Palace against Manchester United.