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PLAYER OF MARCH: PEDRO MOSQUERA

26 Mar 2017
The arrival of Pepe Mel changed several things, including the players that are starters. Pedro Mosquera returned to the starting eleven and the fans noticed, to the point that the midfielder was chosen as the best player in March.

New coach, new players. Pepe Mel landed at Deportivo and suddenly players without chances before begun to have more opportunities. One of them was Pedro Mosquera, who was a substitute with Garitano after several disappointing performances and that improved his level after a conversation with the new coach.

The fans noticed it and the Galician midfielder was chosen as the best player in March after been elected as the best man in the games against Atlético Madrid and Sporting Gijón. And there were more less habitual players that took advantage of the new coach, because three of the five most voted men in March are players that were also substitutes with Garitano.

The other two were Fayçal Fajr and Álex Bergantiños. The first became into an improvised left winger that received positive comments, while the latter had to cover other players due to the injuries and suspensions and that ended as the hero against FC Barcelona having a great performance in that game, which included to score the winning goal.

Usual starters also shone in the month, it was the case of Juanfran and Alejandro Arribas, both were the only men that ended in the top-three during three of the five games disputed in the month; in the case of the right-back he ended as the best player in the games with Real Betis and RC Celta.

Summary of the month:

Rival

Note

MOM

Points

PV

Atlético

2

Mosquera

13

Juanfran

Sporting

2

Mosquera

25

Ola John

Betis

1

Juanfran

15

none

Barcelona

3

Álex

20

Borges, Fajr, Juanfran

Celta

1

Juanfan

10

none

 Overall: The race for The Player of The Season Award is now more tied than ever before, with Juanfran and Emre Çolak currently having the same points, while Florin Andone is only seven points behind them.

Player

Points

Juanfran

74

Colak

74

Andone

67

Sidnei

31

Guilherme

28

Mosquera

26

Lux

24

Arribas

24

Albentosa

22

Fajr

21

Babel

20

Gil

17

Borges

16

Joselu

14

Luisinho

13

Álex

11

Bruno Gama

9

Lucas

6

Tyton

6

Marlos

4

Navarro

4

Rubén

2

Kakuta

2

Laure

1

Ola John

1

ARCHIVE NEWS MAR/17

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