Manchester City's player, Raheem Sterling has been named player of the month for December 2021 following an impressive performance in the league last month.
Premier League named the winger winner of the award on Friday, January 14th, 2022. The winger scored five goals and got himself an assist. He also joined the Premier League's elite players by scoring 100 League goals. He achieved the feat in the game against Wolves.
Sterling expressed his delight on winning the award of the club's website. He said it was a good thing to win the award but the team were also good in December.
The Premier League is the most challenging competition in the world, so to win all seven of our league games throughout the month of December is incredibl. Contributing to those wins with the goals has felt good and that makes me happy. Hopefully, we can continue this form because 2021 has been brilliant for us.
Sterling is the first Manchester City player to win the award this season.