It has taken only three matches in the English Premier League for Arsenal’s Santi Cazorla to win over the support of the clubs fans as he claimed a victory in the poll for EA Sports Player of the Month.
Cazorla was the Gunners big summer signing during the last transfer window and from the looks of it, has impressed greatly, not only within Arsenal but for other Premier League clubs too.
Cazorla has arguably been Arsenal’s best player thus far and the new summer signing as looked lively throughout the Gunners back to back draws against Sunderland and Stoke before opening up his goal account for Arsenal with a strike in the clubs 2-0 win against Liverpool.
His link up play, passing, shooting and ability to get in front of an opposition’s midfield has made him one of Arsenal’s most dangerous players.
The Spanish international took a 72.3% vote in his favor in Arsenal’s monthly poll for the fans favorite player. The award comes as a result of some stellar performances and ‘fresh life’ that the player has managed to introduce to the Arsenal team. The accolade for Cazorla comes off an impressive display in 2012 as he helped guide Malaga to a Champions League qualifying spot as well as winning Euro 2012 with Spain.
All the other players in the Arsenal team combined for 27.7% of the vote, leaving Cazorla as the out and out winner of the poll. Other players who performed well, were Abou Diaby with 9% of the vote, who came second, and Mikel Arteta with 5.4%, coming third in the poll.
Santi Cazorla is one of Arsenal’s most promising signings with a undisputed opinion among fans that he will make a huge impact for the Gunners this season. Was he your Player of the Month?