NEWS: 07.05.2019

Sommer voted Borussia Player of the Month for April

Sommer voted Borussia Player of the Month for April
Yann Sommer has been voted Borussia's Player of the Month for April.

Borussia fans have voted Yann Sommer as Player of the Month for April. The goalkeeper finished ahead of Denis Zakaria and Raffael in the vote, presented by Cichon Personalmanagement.

The Player of the Month award is Sommer’s fourth of the current season. The goalkeeper got 55% of the vote, with Denis Zakaria getting 41% and Raffael 5%.

Sommer was named as man of the match twice in April. Borussia's keeper put in a very good performance during the 1-1 draw with Werder Bremen, making saves and denying Max Kruse, Johannes Eggestein and Milot Rashica from finding the net. He also put in a superb performance against Stuttgart, where fans were subject to some heroic saves by Sommer. The 30-year-old's top performances continued on in May as the Switzerland international pulled off some great saves in the game against Hoffenheim.

Player of the Month awards this season:

  • August: Florian Neuhaus
  • September: Alassane Plea
  • October: Jonas Hofmann
  • November: Thorgan Hazard
  • December: Yann Sommer
  • January: Yann Sommer
  • February: Yann Sommer
  • March: Patrick Herrmann
  • April: Yann Sommer