George Moncur wins PFA Fans' Player of the Month award
Last Updated: 06/10/15 10:20am
Colchester midfielder George Moncur has been named the PFA Fans’ Player of the Month for August/September in Sky Bet League One.
Son of former West Ham midfielder John, Moncur has scored five goals from midfield so far for Colchester this season, helping them up to 10th having struggled last term.
The former West Ham academy player was joined by Coventry's Adam Armstrong and Burton's Stuart Bevon on the three-man shortlist.
This was reduced from an initial shortlist including Nathan Cameron (Bury), Devante Cole (Bradford), Bradley Dack (Gillingham), Abdenasser El Khayati (Burton), Jamie Jones (Colchester), Paddy Madden (Scunthorpe), Sam Mantom (Walsall), Romaine Sawyers (Walsall), Billy Sharp (Sheffield United)
Every month, throughout the English football season, fans will have the opportunity to vote on skysports.com for who they think has been the best player in each of the Barclays Premier League, Sky Bet Championship, Sky Bet League One and Sky Bet League Two, after Sky Sports teamed up with the PFA to be the digital platform for the Awards.
Before the vote opens each month, an expert panel produce a shortlist of contenders. Fans are then able to vote for the player they think deserves the award.
The panel includes Sky Sports football pundits Paul Merson, Ian Holloway and Peter Beagrie.
That trio are joined by Mike Riley, general manager of the Professional Game Match Officials, and Malcolm Clarke, chairman of the Football Supporters Federation, as well as the winning fan from each month.