Date: 6th September 2017 at 7:54am
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Who has won the Vital Liverpool Player of the Month award for Premier League performances during August 2017?…

Liverpool have enjoyed an unbeaten start to the new season with two wins, including a 4-0 thumping of Arsenal, and a draw from their opening three Premier League matches.

Wins in both legs of the club’s Champions League play-off with Hoffenheim have added to the early season optimism surrounding Anfield.

All five matches were played without star man Philippe Coutinho as Barcelona unsuccessfully attempted to lure the Brazilian to Spain.

In his absence, a front three of new signing Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mané and Roberto Firmino shone, with the trio all contributing as the Reds netted eight times in the league and 14 overall.

At the other end, Jürgen Klopp‘s side responded to an error-strewn opening day 3-3 draw at Watford with back-to-back clean sheets against Crystal Palace and the Gunners.

The Vital Liverpool Player of the Month is determined by the accumulative votes cast in the individual MOTM awards for each Premier League fixture. In the event of no clear winner, the editor has the deciding vote.

Vital Liverpool’s Player of the Month for August 2017 is » Sadio Mané «

Individual Man Of The Match Awards
As voted for by site users

HOME vs. Arsenal W (4-0)

1st. Mohamed Salah (26%)
2nd. Sadio Mané (23%)
3rd. Roberto Firmino (18%)

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HOME vs. Crystal Palace W (1-0)

1st. Andrew Robertson (59%)
2nd. Sadio Mané (18%)
3rd. Mohamed Salah (6%)

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AWAY vs. Watford D (3-3)

1st. Sadio Mané (41%)
2nd. Roberto Firmino (17%)
3rd. Simon Mignolet (11%)

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Previous winners
May 2017: Joël Matip
April 2017: Philippe Coutinho
March 2017: Georginio Wijnaldum
February 2017: Sadio Mané
January 2017: Simon Mignolet
December 2016: Sadio Mané
November 2016: Roberto Firmino
October 2016: Philippe Coutinho
September 2016: Adam Lallana
August 2016: Philippe Coutinho
May 2016: Simon Mignolet
April 2016: James Milner
March 2016: Adam Lallana
February 2016: Roberto Firmino
January 2016: Roberto Firmino
December 2015: Dejan Lovren
November 2015: Jordan Ibe
October 2015: Lucas Leiva
September 2015: Alberto Moreno
August 2015: Philippe Coutinho
April 2015: Simon Mignolet
March 2015: Simon Mignolet
February 2015: Emre Can
January 2015: Philippe Coutinho
December 2014: Philippe Coutinho
November 2014: Rickie Lambert
October 2014: Philippe Coutinho
September 2014: Adam Lallana
May 2014: Daniel Sturridge
April 2014: Steven Gerrard
March 2014: Luis Suarez
February 2014: Daniel Sturridge
January 2014: Raheem Sterling
December 2013: Luis Suarez
November 2013: Simon Mignolet
October 2013: Luis Suarez
May 2013: Philippe Coutinho
April 2013: Philippe Coutinho
March 2013: Luis Suarez
February 2013: Steven Gerrard
January 2013: Jordan Henderson
December 2012: Luis Suarez
November 2012: Jose Enrique

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