01 Sep, 13:30
Huddersfield manager David Wagner has been nominated for the Premier League Manager of the Month award for August.
The 45 year old has enjoyed excellent start to the 2017/18 campaign following his promotion to the top flight, registering two wins and two draws. Huddersfield starting their campaign against Crystal Palace where they thrashed Frank de Boer side 3-0. Huddersfield were up against newly promoted side Newcastle where they claimed a 1-0 victory and registered a goalless draw against Southampton in their third game.
Wagner has been shortlisted for the accolade alongside Jose Mourinho(Manchester United) whose side have a 100% record winning all the three opening matches. Liverpool’ Jurgen Klopp is also among the nominees after leading the Reds to 2 wins and 1 draw. Other managers include Pep Guardiola (Manchester City) and Tony Pulis (West Bromwich Albion).