Bukayo Saka has capped a dream week by being named Arsenal’s Participant of the Season.
Saka started the week by being named in England’s Euro 2020 squad on Tuesday, making the ultimate 26-man lower for this summer time’s event regardless of stiff competitors.
On the identical day, Saka was additionally nominated for Premier League Younger Participant of the Season following a powerful 2020/21 marketing campaign with Arsenal.
On Wednesday, it bought even higher for Saka as he began for England of their Euro 2020 warm-up pleasant in opposition to Austria, scoring his first senior worldwide aim to earn a 1-Zero victory on the Riverside Stadium.
Saka was additionally nominated for the PFA’s Younger Participant of the Season award the identical day, whereas on Friday the 19-year-old was named Arsenal’s Participant of the Season.
Arsenal followers voted for the award, with 51 per cent choosing Saka – with second-best Nicolas Pepe method again on 15 per cent.
Talking after his match-winning aim on Wednesday, Saka revealed he was nervous when first making the step up however is now feeling at residence amongst England’s elite.
“Sure, perhaps I did once I first got here in,” he replied when requested if he felt star-struck being concerned with England.
“However now I’ve met the lads, I’m extra aware of them. Issues are a lot simpler and I really feel extra at residence once I come to camp.
“The sensation of being chosen for the Euros is already simply superb after which now to get my first aim is even higher.