Mowbray takes manager award
By Peter ORourke
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Tony Mowbray has won the manager of the month award for December.Hibernian boss Tony Mowbray has won the Bank of Scotland Premier League Manager of the month award for December.
The former Middlesbrough stalwart has done a superb job at Hibs since taking charge last summer and he has guided them to third spot in The SPL this term.
Hibs won three of their four league games in December and they have carried that form into the New Year with a draw with Edinburgh rivals Hearts and victory over Dundee in the Scottish FA Cup.
Derek Riordan made it a double celebration for the Easter Road outfit after winning the Young Player of the Month award for scoring three goals in the month.
Meanwhile, Celtic's Aiden McGeady took the accolade for Player of the Month after some impressive showings for The Bhoys.
The tricky winger scored one goal and played an instrumental part in Celtic's four victories in December.