Manchester United has announced that David De Gea has been crowned as the 2021/22 Player’s Player Of The Year.
De Gea has won the award after an inspired season on an individual basis. The United Goalkeeper was in superb form this season, despite the team not playing well. He has been a consistent figure in the team as he produced sublime saves quite regularly in the last season.
The Spaniard became the first Manchester United player to win the award four times. He has also won the Player of the Month award for November, December, and January.
🥁 The award for our 2021/22 Players' Player of the Year goes to…
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) June 3, 2022
This season his remarkable performance was on display at home to Villareal and away to West Ham. In the match against West Ham, he saved the penalty that made United win2-1.
On the other hand, his saves in the match against Villareal at Old Trafford stole the headlines. Manchester United won the match by 2-1. The stopper regularly single-handedly won pints for United and was often responsible for preventing embarrassing defeats.
How Many Times David De Gea Won Player Of The Year Award
De Gea has won a total of four Player’s Player of the Year Awards. The Spaniard became the first Manchester United player to win the award four times.
He has won the Player’s Player of the Year Award at Manchester United in
Players’ Player of the Year: Yearwise
- 2005/06: Ryan Giggs
- 2006/07: Cristiano Ronaldo
- 2007/08: Cristiano Ronaldo
- 2008/09: Nemanja Vidic
- 2009/10: Wayne Rooney
- 2010/11: Nani
- 2011/12: Antonio Valencia
- 2012/13: Michael Carrick
- 2013/14: David De Gea
- 2014/15: David De Gea
- 2015/16: Chris Smalling
- 2016/17: Antonio Valencia
- 2017/18: David De Gea
- 2018/19: Luke Shaw
- 2019/20: Anthony Martial
- 2020/21: Luke Shaw
- 2021/22: David De Gea
Who Has Won The Most Number Of Player’s Player Of The Year Award At Manchester United?
Yes, it is De Gea who won a total of a record 4 Player’s Player Of The Year Award at Manchester United. Cristiano Ronaldo, last year’s winner Luke Shaw, and Antonio Valencia are the only players who have claimed the award more than once since its start in 2006
Who Won Player’s Player Of The Year Award At Manchester United In 2020/21?
Luke Shaw won for his excellent performance in the 2020/21 season.