Chelsea central midfielder Mason Mount have been named Chelsea 2020/ 2021 Men’s Player of the Year.
Mount who plays as either attacking or central midfielder for the English football side Chelsea FC was voted by fans after a fantastic and wonderful outing this season even as its come to an end with just three matches left and the awaited Champions League finals against Manchester City.
A worthy winner of the 2020/21 Men’s Player of the Year! 👏 pic.twitter.com/YtDTGhEglF
— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) May 18, 2021
The 22 year old English professional footballer started his football career with Chelsea after playing for 12 years in the youth team for the club.
The central midfielder who signed a five years contract with the club in July 2019 got his major success stories of his career under the ex-Chelsea midfielder and formal Manager Frank Lampard who fully introduced him to the senior team after scoring his first goal at Stamford Bridge in a 1-1 draw against Leicester City in August 2019.
His wonderful performances that warranted him in winning this award for the season includes: scoring his first goal of the season against West Brom which ended in a 3-3 draw.
Mason Mount also contributed in a 4-0 win in the third round of the FA Cup against Morecambe and was also given the opportunity to captain Chelsea for the first time in a 3-1 win against Luton Town.
Chelsea also recorded its first win against the present Premier League tittle holder Liverpool at Anfield for the first time in history with Mount scoring the only goal.
In the Champions League first leg quarter final against Porto, Mason Mount scored his first Champions League goal in a 2-0 win after which he became the first youngest player Chelsea player to have scored in the UEFA Champions League knockout stage and also scored against Real Madrid in the semi- final stage to help the club qualify for the final.
Many Chelsea fan believes Mason Mount is a perfect replacement for Frank Lampard as he was often refer to as his most favourite player under the ex-coach.
Further review of Mason Mount this season reveals the following: Key Passes (101), Big chances created (14), Tackles (104), Accurate Crosses (75), WS Rating (7.24), Times Fouled (54), Assists (7), Goals (9), Interceptions (41), Dribbles (65).
As Chelsea prepares to face Leicester City at Stamford Bridge tonight after the FA Cup final defeat over the last weekend, many fans will be will to see Chelsea 2020/ 2021 Men’s Player of the Year perform again as they fight to maintain the top four position in the Premier League table.