GERMANY (ArmRadio)—Henrikh Mkhitaryan was named German soccer league Bundesliga’s Player of the Season. Mkhitaryan thanked all Bundesliga professionals for the votes.
“Truly honored to be voted Best Player of the Season! Thanks to all the Bundesliga professionals for this amazing recognition!” Mkhitaryan said in a Facebook post.
Borussia Dortmund’s Armenian midfielder Mkhitaryan was named the best player of the season of the Bundesliga 2015-16, according to a poll conducted by German magazine, Kicker.
Mkhitaryan topped the list with 31.1 percent of the votes, followed by Bayern Munich’s Polish striker Robert Lewandowski with 22.1 percent, reports Efe.
Bayern Munich’s Thomas Muller came third with 13.6 percent, ahead of Dortmund’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang with 13.2 percent.
The best goalkeeper of the season was Bayern’s Manuel Neuer with 23.8 percent, followed by Mainz’s Loris Karius with 13.6 percent and Bayer Leverkusen’s Bernd Leno with 12.8 percent.