Close
AS Monaco APP 02 November 2020, 15:00

Wissam Ben Yedder is named Player of the Month for October

Wissam Ben Yedder is named Player of the Month for October
Having scored twice from the penalty spot against Montpellier to secure a draw and against Lyon, Wissam Ben Yedder was voted player of the month for the Rouge et Blancs in October on the AS Monaco App.

He can’t go very long without scoring. Silent in AS Monaco’s first three league outings, Wissam Ben Yedder has since scored no fewer than five goals in five matches. The captain of the Red and Whites, who was also decisive with les Bleus under Didier Deschamps in a friendly match against Ukraine on October 7 (two assists in 19 minutes of play), proves that he is once again one of the best strikers in Ligue 1 this season.

Two penalties converted against Montpellier and Lyon

It should be remembered in this regard that he had finished co-top scorer last season with Kylian Mbappé (18 goals), despite the abrupt end of the season due to the health situation. After scoring his first with a magnificent volley against Rennes and slamming home a double at the Stade Louis-II against Strasbourg on two assists from Kevin Volland, Wissam has shown his ability again this month in the top flight, first by converting the penalty won by Gelson Martins against Montpellier, for the Monegasque equalizer.

He then did it again to close the gap against Lyon, from the penalty spot, where he showed a cool face to Anthony Lopes, to convert a penalty won by Ruben Aguilar. With 66% of the votes, Wissam Ben Yedder was voted player of the month for October by Red and White fans on the AS Monaco App for the second  time in a row for the second time in a row. He finished ahead of Ruben Aguilar, who won 20% of the vote.

Daghe Wissam !


The 2020-2021 Players of the Month

August – Benoît Badiashile (1)
September – Wissam Ben Yedder (1)
October – Wissam Ben Yedder (2)
*(in parentheses, the number of awards given as player of the month this season)

Rise. Risk. Repeat.

But what are your cookies used for? 🤔

You accept them several times a day on the different sites you visit. But what do you know about them? These cookies are obviously not eaten, and they are not dangerous either. They just help us to personalize your internet experience. When you visit asmonaco.com, these allow us to first analyze the audience as well as the performance of the site. And they are mainly used to deliver ads and content to you that match what you like. Note that you can change your preferences at any time, thanks to the regulations on protection of personal data, and feel free to contact our team for any clarification. Thank you for your trust!

Strictly necessary cookies
This cookie allows us to retrieve the language in which your browser is configured and to store the choices you make on this page regarding your privacy.
Statistic cookies
We use open-source statistical measurement software for websites.
Third part cookies
To test the effectiveness of advertising on various websites using their services. And targeting, analytics / measurement, content personalization, optimization.