Tucu Hernandez is the Estrella Galicia Player of the Month in October


This morning the Estrella Galicia October Player of the Month award has been given to midfielder Pablo Hernández, aka Tucu, at the A Madroa sports facilities.

The winner was voted by Celta fans via the team’s social networks. From the total of the casted votes on Twitter y Facebook, 45% have chosen Tucu Hernández, while 33% supported Pione Sisto and 22% Daniel Wass.

Galipizza head manager, Xose Manuel Vázquez, awarded this year’s second trophy of an initiative which lets the fans decide via popular vote on the club’s social networks who the best player is each month.

Meanwhile, Xose Manuel Vázquez has been acknowledged as the Estrella Galicia Hotelier of the Month in October, receiving on behalf of Tucu Hernández an Official Celta jersey signed by all the squad’s players.

Tucu Hernández expressed his gratitude: “I started the season a month later than my teammates. I knew it was going to take some time to be in the starting line-up. I have fought hard to be there and the truth is I’m very happy for having been granted this award. Considering how everything started out, it wasn’t something easy to imagine. I try to give it my all in each match and when people recognize your effort, you really appreciate it”.