Villarreal striker Gerard Moreno has been recognized as the best player of the last edition of the Europa League, at the UEFA gala that takes place this Friday in Istanbul.
The Spanish international, who led his team in the conquest of the last Europa League after beating Manchester United in the final, he finished the competition with seven goals and four assists.
“It was a historic season. I thank all those who have made possible this award that I am very excited to receive,” said the Villarreal footballer in a video.
Gerard Moreno was awarded as the best player in the last Europa League ahead of Uruguayan Edinson Cavani and Portuguese Bruno Fernandes, from Manchester United, finalists.