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Bukayo Saka of Arsenal, wins young player of the year

Arsenal winger, Bukayo Saka, has won Young player of the year at the 2021 London Football Awards.

The London Football Awards, held on Tuesday, April 27, in a virtual ceremony where the youngster and English winger, won the award.

Bukayo Saka, 19, saw off strong competition from Mason Mount, Declan Rice, Emile Smith Rowe, and Reece James.

Nominees for the award were selected by an expert judging panel from the worlds of football and media, from former players to major footballing bodies and sports media, including The Evening Standard, Sky Sports, BBC, The Daily Telegraph, and talkSPORT

While, accepting his award, the four-cap Three Lions international said: “I’m really happy to win this award.

“I want to say a big thank you to everyone for your support and of course another big thank you to everyone who voted for me.

“I promise to keep giving my all on the pitch to make you happy and keep you entertained.”

Saka, who has become a talisman under coach Mikel Arteta is being tipped for a place in the England squad at Euro 2020 in the summer following a brilliant season for club and country.

 

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