Fiji born Roy Krishna has won the Professional Footballers Australia Player of the Month Award for January.
The Fijian flyer has enjoyed a fantastic start to the Hyundai A‑League 2018/19 season, scoring 12 goals in 19 appearances and becoming the highest goal scorer in the history of the club, overcoming club‑legend Paul Ifill on 33 goals.
MEDIA | 🗣️ "I'm very grateful to the people who voted for me, but like I said, my focus is for the team" - #Nix striker @RoyKrishna21, on picking up the @thepfa Player of the Month award for January— Wellington Phoenix (@WgtnPhoenixFC) February 19, 2019
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Krishna has also netted twice in three consecutive games; a Hyundai A‑League record for any player.
The high‑scoring striker is overjoyed at the recognition of his recent achievements but believes the focus still lies with the team.
Roy Krishna will once again take to the pitch looking for glory as Wellington Phoenix take on Sydney FC in Campbelltown this Saturday 23 February.ADVERTISEMENT Listen to the latest news on our 5 radio stations Legend FM, Viti FM, Radio Sargam, FM96 and Navtarang.