David Raya is spending a season at Brentford. The Spanish international kept seven clean sheets in the Premier League, and was key for the “Bees” to be one of the “football” sensations, finishing eighth, closer to Europe than relegation. performance that served to be candidato Player of the Month for January in the English Premier League.
Banner is nominated along with Byrne (Newcastle), Brennan Johnson (Forest), Mars (Brighton), Mahrez (City), Rashford (United) and Saka (Arsenal). Brentford’s eight matches without a loss, and the last three in January – victories over Liverpool (3-1) and Bournemouth (2-0) and a draw (0-0) at Leeds – have given the Spanish goalkeeper great value. He stops and works his feet at the success of the “bee”.
Unai Emery, Best Coach nominee
The Spaniard from Aston Villa, who won three matches out of four with the ‘bad guys’ in January, is a candidate for manager of the month alongside Mikel Arteta (Arsenal), Steve Cooper (Nottingham Forest), Roberto De Zerbi (Brighton) and Thomas Frank (Brentford).