Steven Fletcher named Sheffield Wednesday player of the month for the second time this season

Sheffield Wednesday top scorer Steven Fletcher has been rewarded for his red-hot December form by winning the club’s player of the month award.

By Alex Miller
Monday, 6th January 2020, 12:42 pm
Updated Monday, 6th January 2020, 4:27 pm

The Scot was stretchered off in the Owls’ 1-0 FA Cup win at Premier League Brighton on Saturday in what was his first start since laying low with a virus during the final three games of December.

He scored four goals in the month, including both goals in a memorable comeback win over promotion rivals Brentford on December 7.

It is his second player of the month award this season, having taken home the gong for September.

Fletcher has scored 12 goals this season. Wednesday supporters are anxiously waiting on news of Fletcher’s fitness after he landed awkwardly in a challenge with the Gaetan Bong.

Julian Börner won for August, Morgan Fox for October and Dominic Iorfa for November.

Sheffield Wednesday forward Steven Fletcher has won the club's player of the month award