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Jamie Vardy and Frank Lampard wins player and Manager of the month (October)

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Premier League’s best player and manager for the month of October have been awarded to Jamie Vardy and Frank Lampard.


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The Leicester City striker scored four goals in three appearances for the Foxes including a hat-trick during their 9-0 win at Southampton.

The former England international also got the winner for his side after coming back from a goal down to defeat Burnley by 2-1.

He took his scoring form into November and became the first Premier League player to hit double figures when he scored against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.


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Chelsea manager Lampard scooped the manager’s award after his side recorded all three victories and secured maximum points in the month.

The Blues defeated Southampton 4-1, Newcastle 1-0, and Burnley 4-2 and further cemented their hold in the Premier League following a 2-1 win over Watford in November.

Christian Pulisic’s hat-trick at Burnley would be one of Lampard’s favourite moment in October and the United States international also made his first selection count with a goal against Watford.

Lampard’s men will be hosting Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge after his young side rallied back from three goals down to level the score at 4-4 against Ajax in the Champions League.

On the other hand, Leicester will be testing their title credentials when they welcome Arsenal to the King Power Stadium.

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