The coach of Southampton, Ronald Koeman, earned the award for the number one manager in the Premier League for the month of January, and Sergio Aguero from Manchester City did was voted best among players.
Koeman brought up the `Saints` to three wins from four in the championship match last month. Southampton defeated Watford, West Brom and Manchester United.
`I am very pleased, it is always nice to win awards. The prize is individual, but it belongs to the rest of the coaching staff, the players, the people at the club mentioned by football betting predictions and the fans. We all win together.`, said Koeman. He was the first manager of Southampton, who won the award three times.
His competitors were Manuel Pellegrini (Manchester City), Mauricio Pochettino (Tottenham) and Slaven Bilic (West Ham).
Besides, Sergio Aguero became the player of the month in the Premier League also for the third time in his career. The Argentine striker scored five goals for Manchester City last month.