Bernd Leno has won Arsenal’s Player of the Month award, per Arsenal’s official website.
The goalkeeper enjoyed a superb showing in the north London derby in March, making a brilliant double save from Christian Eriksen and Moussa Sissoko as the Gunners earned a 1-1 draw at Wembley.
Arsenal beat Manchester United in the Premier League and defeated Rennes over two legs in March.
Leno was key to the first victory, making an excellent save from Romelu Lukaku as the Gunners won 2-0 to inflict Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s first league defeat as United boss.
Fans voted for the Germany international to win the award in the droves, with the club’s website reporting that he gained 70% of the votes.
Midfielders Aaron Ramsey and Granit Xhaka came in second and third.
Leno has made a total of 29 appearances in all competitions thus far this season, keeping eight clean sheets in total.
And fans have expressed their delight at Leno being rewarded for his performances. Take a look at the best of the reaction on Twitter below!
Well done Leno. You've been absolutely phenomenal. You deserve it especially for that brilliant two time save. pic.twitter.com/1BtDELL26l
— Jahan Miah (@AllAboutTheAFC) April 3, 2019
— Nancy Maina (@nanmaina) April 3, 2019
Congrats Bernd, thoroughly deserved ???
— James Grigg (@grigja) April 3, 2019
Well deserved ??????
— Малиик (@Maleekcille) April 3, 2019
Top keeper I believe in Leno
— david budge (@davidbudge5) April 3, 2019
People don’t realise what a gem we have in our team! @Bernd_Leno congratulations!
— Swarnabh Kashyap (@SwarnyBoy202) April 3, 2019
congrats Lenomenal! You deserve it.
— 엘 (@eljustillene) April 3, 2019
Well deserved, it’s nice to see @Bernd_Leno getting some deserved plaudits, we have been waiting a while for a keeper who can win games for us.
Also nice to see that there are a few other contenders for POTM who deserve to be nominated, it’s all positive at the moment.
— Arsenal Supporters (@AFSCLondon) April 3, 2019