Honoured by fans
Mexican striker Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernández has been picked by Manchester United fans for the prestigious Sir Matt Busby Player of the Year Award (2010/11 campaign).
According to the club’s official website, Hernández was presented with the trophy at a glittering gala dinner at Old Trafford on Wednesday night.
The first winner of the award was the Scottish Brian McClair in 1988. Wayne Rooney, Nemanja Vidić and Cristiano Ronaldo received the accolade in 2010, 2009 and 2008 respectively.
Hernández has scored 20 goals since his debut with the ‘Red Devils’. He’s the sixth player to receive the award at the end of his first campaign.
May 18th, 2011.