Team 20 September 2021, 20:36

Aleksandr Golovin is your derby MVP in his 100th match with AS Monaco

Aleksandr Golovin is your derby MVP in his 100th match with AS Monaco
Author of the opening goal Sunday at the Allianz Riviera in a 2-2 draw, the Russian attacking midfielder was named man of the match by you, the fans on the AS Monaco App, a great reward for his 100th match in the Monegasque jersey.

It’s a celebration of  100 as it should be! This Sunday at the Allianz Riviera, in the derby against Nice (2-2), Aleksandr Golovin delivered a great performance, which saw him voted MVP of the match by you, the Rouge et Blanc supporters, on the AS Monaco App, with 58% of the votes.

Playing on the left side of the Monegasque attack in this 101st derby, the Russian attacking midfielder opened the scoring in the 38th minute by finishing a magnificent bit of play initiated by Wissam Ben Yedder and Gelson Martins. His two accomplices in attack would complete the podium for the MVP voting, with 29% and 4% of the votes respectively.


Decisive 34 times

Already elected MVP in the first leg of the Champions League playoffs against Shakhtar Donetsk (0-1), and with an assist Thursday in the Europa League against Sturm Graz (1-0), “Golo” built on his very good form and above all perfectly celebrated what was his 100th match for AS Monaco, a club he joined in the summer of 2018 from CSKA Moscow.

The Russian international, who took part in the most recent European Championships with his country, has played 80 Ligue 1 games, 12 in the domestic cups and 8 matches in Europe with AS Monaco, recording a total of 15 goals and 19 assists. Bravo Aleksandr!


2021-2022 MVP Recap

First half:
(UCL Third Preliminary Round first leg) Sparta Prague 0-2 AS Monaco: Aurélien Tchouameni (1)
(Ligue 1 Matchday 1) AS Monaco 1-1 Nantes: Gelson Martins (1)
(UCL Third Preliminary Round second leg) AS Monaco 3-1 Sparta Prague: Gelson Martins (2)
(Ligue 1 Matchday 2) FC Lorient 1-0 AS Monaco: Stahinja Pavlović (1)
(UCL playoffs first leg) AS Monaco 0-1 Shakhtar Donetsk : Aleksandr Golovin (1)
(Ligue 1 Matchday 3) AS Monaco 0-2 RC Lens: Jean Lucas (1)
(UCL playoffs second leg) Shakhtar Donetsk 2-2 AS Monaco: Wissam Ben Yedder (1) and Djibril Sidibé (1)

(Ligue 1 Matchday 4) ESTAC Troyes 1-2 AS Monaco: Sofiane Diop (1)

(Ligue 1 Matchday 5) AS Monaco 0-2 Olympique de Marseille: Aurélien Tchouameni (2)

(Europa Matchday 1) AS Monaco 1-0 Sturm Graz: Krépin Diatta (1)

(Ligue 1 Matchday 6) OGC Nice 2-2 AS Monaco: Aleksandr Golovin (2)


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