Date: 29th February 2016 at 7:04pm
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Gianelli Imbula has won the Vital Stoke man of the match award for the second consecutive match for his performance in the Potters 3-1 victory against AFC Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium.

The former Porto and Marseille midfielder opened the scoring with a blistering volley from 20 yards. It was his first goal for the club since joining for a record £18.2 million fee.

The French central midfielder showed his class with some superb touches and showed a great variation of passing and movement, along with tireless runs in defence and attack.

The 23-year old receives 5 maximum Player of the season points after winning the poll with 46% of the vote, beating Jonathan Walters, Mame Biram Diouf and Stephen Ireland (13%) who receives 3pts each.


Vital Stoke Player of the season 2015/16

1. Jack Butland- 44
2. Marko Arnautovic- 34
3. Glen Johnson- 21
4. Xherdan Shaqiri- 20
5. Glenn Whelan-19
6. Bojan- 16
6. Marc Muniesa- 16
8. Erik Pieters- 14
9. Ibrahim Afellay- 13
10. Jonathan Walters- 11
11. Gianelli Imbula-10
12. Joselu- 9
13. Stephen Ireland- 8
14. Ryan Shawcross- 7
15. Phillip Wollscheid- 6
16. Geoff Cameron- 5
17. Marco van Ginkel – 3
18. Mame Biram Diouf- 4
19. Steve Sidwell- 1
19. Charlie Adam-1


Vital Stoke Man of the match 2015/16

Liverpool (Home) Marc Muniesa 43%
Tottenham (Away) Stephen Ireland 40%
Norwich (Away) Jack Butland 72%
West Brom (Home) Glenn Whelan 61%
Arsenal (Away) Jack Butland 82%
Leicester City (Home) Jonathan Walters 42%
AFC Bournemouth (Home) Marko Arnautovic 44%
Aston Villa (Away) Marko Arnautovic 50%
Swansea (Away) Glenn Whelan 50%
Watford (Home) Glenn Whelan 44%
Newcastle United (Away) Jack Butland 64%
Chelsea (Home) Erik Pieters 50%
Southampton (Away) Marko Arnautovic 45%
Sunderland (Away) Jack Butland 30%
Man City (Home) Xherdan Shaqiri 68%
West Ham (Away) Jack Butland 44%
Crystal Palace (Home) Ibrahim Afellay 35%
Manchester United (Home) Marko Arnautovic 23%
Everton (Away) Marko Arnautovic 57%
West Brom (Away) Glen Johnson 40%
Norwich City (Home) Joselu 55%
Arsenal (Home) Jack Butland 24%
Leicester (Away) Glen Johnson 34%
Manchester United (Away) Marc Muniesa 60%
Everton (Home) Gianelli Imbula 52%
AFC Bournemouth (Away) Gianelli Imbula 46%