Akor Wins Montpellier’s Player of the Month award


Jerome Akor has been voted Montpellier Player of the Month for October, Rushhoursport reports.

The 23-year-old netted four times in three league outings for La Paillade in the month.

Akor beat Joris Chotard and Mousa Tamari to the award.

The Nigerian striker has so far scored seven goals in nine league appearances for Montpellier this season.

The forward bagged a brace in Montpellier’s 3-0 victory against Toulouse last weekend.

He linked up with Montpellier from Norwegian club, Lillestrom in the summer.

He once represented Nigeria at the U-20 level.