Manchester United trio of Juan Mata, Marcus Rashford and Donny van de Beek have been nominated for the club’s first Player of the Month award.
The list given by the club on their official portal indicates that Eric Bailly, David De Gea, Bruno Fernandes, Dean Henderson and Nemanja Matic were all represented during our nominations process.
Mata has been one of the outstanding players for the club in the month of September with the Spaniard picking the Man of the Match award in their Wednesday night win over Brighton and Hove Albion in the EFL Cup.
The midfielder scored United’s opening goal in the win over Luton in the previous round of the EFL Cup as he marked his 200th start with the club.
As for Rashford, he scored his first goal for the campaign at Luton after coming off the bench and scored the club’s historic 10,000th goal in all competitions, during the Premier League victory against Brighton.
New signing Van de Beek has shown what he can do in the games he’s played and scored the only goal in his debut against Crystal Palace; a game they were to lose 3-1. He was then named United’s Man of the Match in the win at Luton.
In the month of September, United lost their first game of the campaign but has won there past three games.