Mikel Oyarzabal named La Liga Player of the Month

Real Sociedad’s captain and Spanish international Mikel Oyarzabal have been awarded the Player of the Month award for October. It was a stellar month for the Sociedad captain, who played a crucial part in the team’s rise to top the point table. The 23-year-old youngster also standing as the number one in scoring charts in La Liga so far this season.

The club manager Imanol Alguacil kept his belief in the player’s potential to lead the team and the arrival of the legendary Spanish midfield maestro David Silva added an extra benefit for the club. With five goals this season, he is the heart and soul of the club in which three of his goals came out in October.

He already became an unavoidable part of the National team as Spain looking to replace the old generation of players ahead of the 2022 Qatar World Cup. When the club handed over the captain’s armband to the player, it was a big question of how he deals with the pressure of the game at this age, but he is proving that he can perform and lead the team to glory.