Alaba named Austrian Footballer of the Year again

Bayern Munich full back David Alaba has been named Austrian Footballer of the Year for a second consecutive year by coaches in his home country.

The 20-year old has featured in 10 matches at left back for the Bundesliga league leaders thus far this season after being injured earlier this season.

David Alaba was given the award ahead of Schalke 04’s Christian Fuchs.

The Bayern Munich player was pleased to receive the award:

“It’s a huge honour for me. I’d like to thank all the coaches who voted for me, as well as my family, my friends and God, who makes everything possible.”