Guardiola, Kane and Valencia win top Premier League awards - FCNaija

EPL By: Linus Onyeze | 13/10/2017

Pep Guardiola has been named Premier League manager of the month for September, with Harry Kane winning the player of the month gong for the same month.

Antonio Valencia has also won the goal of the month prize.

The Manchester City boss led his side to four victories, scoring 17 goals and conceding none.

Liverpool and Crystal Palace were thrashed 5-0 while Watford conceded six.

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City rounded off the month with a crucial victory at title rivals Chelsea.

Guardiola and his team, who are joint top with city rivals Manchester United, welcome Stoke to the Etihad tomorrow afternoon.

The Spaniard could welcome back Sergio Aguero after the striker returned to training having broken two ribs in a car crash.

Meanwhile, Tottenham striker Kane was named player of the month after scoring six league goals.

And Valencia's stunning strike for Manchester United against Everton was voted goal of the month.