Raheem Sterling named 2019 FWA footballer of the year
Raheem Sterling has been named the 2019 footballer of the year by the Football Writers’ Association (FWA). The Manchester City and England forward topped the poll of the 400-strong FWA membership as a clear winner, with 62% of the votes. Sterling lost out to Van Dijk in the race for the Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) award, but was announced PFA young player of the year.
Topics: Association football • English footballers • Football in England • Football in the United Kingdom • Football Writers' Association • PFA Young Player of the Year • Player of the year award • Professional Footballers' Association • Raheem Sterling