5 players with the most number of Premier League Player of the Month awards
First awarded to the Spurs forward, Jürgen Klinsmann in August 1994, the Player of the Month award is one of the leading individual player awards in the Premier League. It is awarded to the best player each month of the season on the first or second friday of the following month.
More than 200 Premier League Player of the Month awards have been awarded till date with a majority of them being received by English players. Manchester United have had more Player of the Month awards than any other club (34).
Robbie Keane is the only player to win this award for three different sides - Coventry City, Leeds United and Tottenham Hotspur. Liverpool's Mohamed Salah has been awarded the most recent PL Player of the Month - for February, 2018.
While there are numerous players who have won this award, it will be interesting to see who has won it the most. On this note, let us look at the top five players with the most Premier League Player of the Month awards.
#5 Sergio Aguero
The pivot point of Manchester City's dominance in the Premier League, Sergio Aguero is often regarded as one of the best strikers in the world of football.
He has scored 143 goals for the club, which makes him Manchester City's all-time leading goal scorer in the Premier League. The Argentine has recently won the Premier League Player of the Month award in January 2018, which takes his tally to five.
He has won the Etihad Player of the Year award twice and was also the Premier League Golden Boot winner for the 2014-2015 season.
Sergio Aguero has scored 36 international goals for Argentina in 84 games and will look forward to ending Argentina's World Cup drought in Russia.