Kevin De Bruyne of Manchester City has been named the best player in the Premier League this season (2021/22).
On Saturday, May 21st, 2022, the Premier League made the news on their official website. Kevin De Bruyne has been an integral part of City’s bid to regain the Premier League championship, scoring 15 goals and providing seven assists in the league this season.
The Belgian joins a select group of players who have won the award multiple times, most recently in the 2019/20 football season. Cristiano Ronaldo, Thiery Henry, and Nemanja Matic are among the other players who have won the accolade.
He won the award over the likes of Mohamed Salah, Trent-Alexander Arnold, Jarrod Bowen, Joao Cancelo, Bukayo Saka, Son Heung-Min, and James Ward-Prowse.
When Manchester City takes on Aston Villa on the final day of the season, De Bruyne will be hoping for a Premier League title. Manchester City will have won the Premier League six times with this victory.