Excelsior-midfielder Elías Már Ómarsson is on Monday declared the best player of the month of may in the Premier league. Vitesse playmaker Martin Ødegaard is the latest Talent of the Month this season.
The 24-year-old Ómarsson owes his election mainly to his four goals in the last two speelrondes of the Premier league. The Farmer made in may a hattrick against Heracles Almelo (4-5-victory), and scored once against AZ (4-2 victory).
Ómarsson thus brought on the end for more than a doubling of its seizoenstotaal, because he made in his first 21 league games but three hits.
Ødegaard (20), who in april was named Player of the Month, created in may of all Eredivisie players the most opportunities for his teammates: eleven.
The price for Player of the Month since this season and is an initiative of the Eredivisie CV, in collaboration with FOX Sports and Opta Sports. The winner is determined on the basis of dozens of statistics.
Last week it was announced that Ajax midfielder Frenkie de Jong Player of the Year. PSV-defender Angeliño was named Talent of the Season.
Frenkie de Jong voted Player of the Year in Eredivisie