Valencia cleans up at the awards last night
At the awards last night, the Ecuadorian took a clean sweep of the first team awards, by winning players player of the year, fans player of the year, and goal of the season for his wonder strike vs. Blackburn.
Antonio was presented with the prestigious Sir Matt Busby award by a fellow legend, Bobby Charlton.
Valencia said ‘I am very happy to receive all three awards,’ Valencia said. ‘After last night, the longest night of my life, I will take heart from this.
‘There should be 20 of these awards because all of my team-mates deserve one. I’d like to thank them and to thank my fans at home in Ecuador and Manchester United fans everywhere.’
Wayne Rooney finished runner-up for the award, with Paul Scholes finishing third.