- Sadio Mane of Liverpool has been named Premier League Player of the Month of March
- Mane was superb for the Anfield club last month scoring three goals in four games
- Liverpool are still topping the Premier League standings with five games to end the season
Liverpool striker Sadio Mane has been named as the Premier League Player of the Month of March after scoring three goals in four appearances for the Reds.
The Senegal international scored twice in the 4-2 win over Burnley as well as opening the scoring in Liverpool's 2-1 success at Fulham.
Sadio Mane however pipped teammate Andy Robertson as well as Seamus Coleman, Bernardo Silva, Jamie Vardy and James Ward-Prowse to win the prize.
He is now the second Liverpool player to collect the accolade after Virgil van Dijk was named as December’s Player of the Month.
With five games to end the ongoing Premier League season, Sadio Mane and his teammates at Liverpool are currently topping the standings with 82 points.
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp was awarded the Premier League Manager of the Month award for March.
Liverpool played the whole of March without losing a match, recording three wins, and a draw to stay in contention for a league title in 29 years.
The Reds were held to a goalless draw with fellow Merseysiders Everton, before recording victories over Burnley, Fulham and Tottenham.
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