Wigan Athletic player of the season award ceremony didn`t throw up any surprises last night with the seasons outstanding Latic Charles N`Zogbia scooping a double award, the Players Player of the Season and the fans Player of the Season.
The little Frenchman has had a fantastic season being on top form from the opening game away at Aston Villa and carrying that form right through the season underlying his quality.
Speaking after receiving his award N`Zogbia gave Latics fans a little hint of hope, despite all the speculation linking him with move away from the club N`Zogbia said that he was very happy at Wigan, enjoying his football and hopes that both himself and the team will go on to improve once again next season.
The other awards saw James McCarthy receive the young player of the season and unsurprisingly Maynor Figueroa picked up goal of the season for his effort against Stoke at the Britannia Stadium when he thundered in a glorious free-kick from his own half.
Mike Pollitt received the ‘Outstanding Achievement Award` and there were a few words on the big man from special guests Nigel Spink and Kevin Kilbane, also both Chris Kirkland and club skipper Mario Melchiot spoke highly of Pollitt with the audience giving Latics current longest serving player a rapturous round of applause.
The full list of awards and sponsors are:
Player of the Season – Charles N’Zogbia, sponsored by Molson Coors
Players’ Player of the Season – Charles N’Zogbia, sponsored by Ainscough Building Supplies
Young Player of the Season – James McCarthy, sponsored by DW Sports
Michael Millet Award – Lee Nicholls, as voted by Dave Watson
Outstanding Achievement Award – Mike Pollitt, sponsored by Philbin Glass Recycling
Goal of the Season – Maynor Figueroa v Stoke City – December 2009, sponsored by 188BET
Golden Boot – Hugo Rodallega, sponsored by United Fire Safety
Media Player of the Season – Chris Kirkland, sponsored by The High Moor Restaurant, Pump Services and Tracoinsca
Away Player of the Season – Titus Bramble, as voted by Wigan Athletic Supporters Club
Performance of the Season – v Liverpool (1-0) – March 2010, sponsored by Netflights.com
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