Ribery delight at award
By Patrick Haond
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Metz midfielder Frank Ribery is delighted with his player of the month award.Metz playmaker Frank Ribery has spoken of his delight at having scooped the Player of the Month trophy for France's top flight.
Ribery's award caps what has been a meteoric rise to the top for the 21-year-old, who was playing in amateur football last season.
The talented starlet received 50 percent of the vote and is clearly delighted with the accolade.
''I am really proud of that award, I am moved,'' confessed Ribery.
''Everything happens very quickly for me but that won't prevent me to go on working.''
Rennes striker Alexander Frei and Toulouse's Daniel Moreira finished in second and third place respectively.