Manchester City midfielder, Kevin De Bruyne have been named Premier League player of the season for season 2019-2020 season.
The Belgian playmaker beat Liverpool trio Jordan Henderson, Sadio Mane and Trent
Alexander-Arnold, Southampton striker Danny Ings, Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope
and Leicester’s Golden Boot winner Jamie Vardy to the award.
De Bruyne was the only Manchester City player to be nominated for the prize after
they relinquished their Premier League title to Liverpool following two seasons
The Belgian enjoyed his most productive season since arriving at the Etihad in 2015
as he recorded 20 assists equalling the league record set by Thierry Henry in 2003.
He also scored 13 times to help City finish as the division’s highest scorers for the
third successive season.
Liverpool’s Alexander-Arnold had earlier been named Young Player of the Season,
while his manager Jurgen Klopp won the award for Premier League Manager of the Season.
Klopp held off competition from Frank Lampard, Chris Wilder and Brendan Rodgers to win the award.