Six stars of October were nominated for the EA SPORTS Player of the Month award.
Premier League fans had their say by voting for their favourite on the EA SPORTS website.
The votes of the public were combined with those of the 20 club captains plus a panel of football experts.
The German impressed in the reigning champions’ midfield, with a 94 per cent passing accuracy across the three matches and a goal in the 3-0 win versus Villa.
Vardy also found the net against Burnley and scored a hat-trick at St Mary’s Stadium to lead the Golden Boot race with nine goals in the campaign.
The Brazilian winger played all but 20 minutes of Chelsea’s three October wins, providing an assist against Southampton before scoring once and setting up another goal at Burnley.