De Bruyne wins Premier League Playmaker Award

first_imgKevin De Bruyne has won the Premier League Playmaker Award for this season with a chart-topping 16 assists in Manchester City’s title-winning campaignThe Belgian assisted Gabriel Jesus in the final moments of the club’s last league game of the season to seal a 1-0 win over Southampton and ensure that City becomes the first team in Premier League history to reach 100 points.De Bruyne has now made 16 league assists with his closest rival being his City teammate Leroy Sane on 15.“It feels good (to have won the Playmaker Award). It means I have done a good job,” the 27-year-old told the club website.“I’m a creator and I try to create chances for my teammates. If they score, I get the assist and I look good!.”The midfielder is now aiming to continue his outstanding form in this summer’s World Cup with Belgium hoping to build on their strong showing in the previous tournament in Brazil.norwich city, manchester city, premier leagueReport: City are stunned by Norwich George Patchias – September 14, 2019 Manchester City was stunned by Norwich City in todays Premier League clash.Much has been made in recent days of the potential impact of Aymeric…“We’ve got four or five days off and then we start preparing for the World Cup,” he continued.“There is no rush – we have got enough time to prepare mentally and physically, although physically I am alright anyway.“I’ll take my time and make sure I’m ready for the middle of June.“The aim is always to do better and try to win it. There are ten or 15 teams who go there to win it and only one can so it’s very difficult.“We’ll prepare ourselves to be in the best form possible and see what happens.”last_img

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