Ronaldo named Premier League Player of the Year in April
MOSCOW, May 12 – Portuguese striker Manchester United Cristiano Ronaldo has been named Premier League Player of the Month for April, according to the league’s official website.
Ronaldo has been named Player of the Month for the second time this season and for the sixth time in the Premier League. Previously, he was recognized as the best player in September.
The Portuguese has equaled the number of awards for the best player of the month with the former captain of Liverpool and England Steven Gerrard. Tottenham striker Harry Kane and ex-Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero were recognized as the best player of the month more often (seven times each).
Ronaldo scored five goals in four Premier League games in April, three of them against Norwich City (3-2).