Chelsea midfielder Ross Barkley has been nominated for Premier League’s Player of the Month award for October.
The England international had a mesmeric month in the league in which he played three times, scoring three and assisting three from the heart of Chelsea’s three-man-midfield as the Blues maintained their unbeaten start to the new Premier League season.
The former Everton ace has been a starter under new manager Maurizio Sarri and has been provided with the freedom to roam in between the lines and aid the attack as much as possible – it is this role which has helped him be so productive so far this season.
With such displays against Southampton and Burnley, alongside a cameo off the bench against Manchester United in which he bagged a late equaliser, the 24-year-old appears to be becoming a favourite among the Chelsea faithful.
Ross has been shortlisted for the EA Sports Premier League Player of the Month award!
— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) November 2, 2018
With that being said, let’s see what the Chelsea fans have been saying regarding the Englishman’s recent nomination, with many believing that this is the start of something special for the Blues and for Barkley…
This is just the beginning
— Yorubaboi (@This_is_Hazzan) November 2, 2018
Finally starting to live upto the potential he showed a few years back. Long may it continue
— Jamie Garden (@GardenJ23) November 2, 2018
So glad he's completely turned his career around after that tumultuous period. Great to see him enjoy his football again. This is the Barkley I've always wanted at Chelsea. Confident.
— Jan (@eccentric_lad) November 2, 2018
Finally the Barkley I envied at Everton is here
— adonai ucii (@AdonaiUcii) November 2, 2018
While many Chelsea fans seem certain he should be the one to win the award…
Fixed if he doesn’t get it
— CFC Daily (@CFCDaily) November 2, 2018
He’s Definitely gonna win it, the lad did pretty good in the month of October
— eltinoKingsley (@eltino_finest) November 2, 2018
If he doesn’t get it, we riot
— Aqua (@AquaIsKnown) November 2, 2018
He deserves to win!!
— Fran6 (@PoLARGE2) November 2, 2018
Chelsea fans… what do you think? Let us know!