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August 2018 EA SPORTS Player of the Month nominees

31 Aug 2018
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Alonso, Etheridge, Mane, Mendy, Moura, Pereyra and Van Dijk are up for the award after an impressive start to 2018/19

Seven players have been nominated for the EA SPORTS Player of the Month award for August and you can help decide who wins. 

See: Lucas wins August 2018 EA SPORTS Player of the Month award

Fans went to the EA SPORTS website and chose their favourite from the shortlist below.

Their vote was combined with those of a panel of football experts to decide the winner.

EA SPORTS Player of the Month shortlist

Marcos Alonso (CHE)
P3 W3 D0 L0 G1 A1 CS1

The marauding Chelsea left-back has thrived under Maurizio Sarri, scoring once, providing an assist and earning a penalty.

Neil Etheridge (CAR)
P3 W0 D2 L1 CS2

The first Filipino to play in the Premier League, the Cardiff City goalkeeper stopped two penalties in his first two matches, while making nine saves in total.

Sadio Mane (LIV)
P3 W3 D0 L0 G3 A0

The Liverpool forward has stepped up his goal contribution this season, scoring three times in the Reds' winning start to the campaign.

Benjamin Mendy (MCI)
P3 W2 D1 L0 G0 A3 CS1

The left-back has brought a new dimension to the champions’ game with his runs down the left. No player has provided as many as his three assists.

Lucas Moura (TOT)
P3 W3 D0 L0 G3 A0

The Brazilian has contributed three goals in a new central position for Spurs, including a double in a famous 3-0 win at Old Trafford.

Roberto Pereyra (WAT)
P3 W3 D0 L0 G3 A0

Three goals of great quality from the Argentinian have helped Watford to win their opening three PL matches for the first time.

Virgil van Dijk (LIV)
P3 W3 D0 L0 G0 A0 CS3

The Dutchman has been authoritative at the back. With his help, Liverpool are yet to concede a goal.

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