Ronaldo, Salah, Saint-Maximin battle for September PL Player of the Month

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Premier League – Liverpool v Crystal Palace – Mohamed Salah of Liverpool takes his shirt off as he celebrates after scoring their 2nd aim – Photo: Simon Stacpoole / Offside. Liverpool UK

Manchester United ahead Cristiano Ronaldo is among the many Premier League participant of the month nominees for September in his first month again in English soccer.

Ronaldo is joined on the six-strong shortlist by Liverpool star Mohamed Salah, Newcastle favorite Allan Saint-Maximin, Chelsea centre-back Antonio Rudiger, Manchester City full-back Joao Cancelo and Watford winger Ismaila Sarr

Ronaldo accomplished his return to Manchester United on the finish of August, 12 years after leaving England in what was then a world report switch to Real Madrid. He marked his second Premier League ‘debut’ with two targets towards Newcastle and likewise scored towards West Ham.

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The 36-year-old Portuguese is a four-time former winner of the participant of the month award, together with his final gong coming in March 2008.

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Salah has made an exceptional begin to the season and his September noticed the Egyptian rack up his a centesimal Premier League aim. That century milestone got here in a win over Leeds, whereas he additionally scored in Liverpool video games towards Crystal Palace and Brentford.

Saint-Maximin’s performances have saved Newcastle afloat in current weeks, particularly within the absence of normal goalscorer Callum Wilson. He registered an help towards Manchester United, earlier than later scoring and helping towards Leeds and Watford respectively to choose up invaluable factors.

Rudiger has starred in a Chelsea facet that received two of their three Premier League video games in September, selecting up back-to-back 3-0 victories over Aston Villa and Tottenham. The German defender even obtained on the scoresheet for the Blues within the latter.

Cancelo has been a part of a Manchester City again 4 that didn’t concede a single Premier League aim in September, whereas additionally taking seven factors from a doable 9. Although a pure right-back, the Portuguese has checked out dwelling on the left as a substitute.

Watford picked up 4 Premier League factors in September and Sarr was essential to that success. The Senegal worldwide netted twice in a 3-1 win over Norwich, ending a Hornets run of three consecutive defeats, and scored once more in a 1-1 draw towards Newcastle.

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