Jesse Were scoops Zambian League Fan Player of the Month Award

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The Zesco United striker beat Green Eagles ace Anos Tembo to scoop the award after garnering the highest number of votes

Kenyan striker Jesse Were is the Zambian Super League Fans' Player of the Month winner for July.

The Zesco United striker beat Green Eagles ace Anos Tembo to scoop the award after garnering the highest number of votes in the final round of voting.

Jesse received an overwhelming 1055 of the 1553 votes with Tembo coming a distant second after tallying 498 votes.

Were came second in the initial round of voting after tallying 155 votes, while Amos got the highest number of votes with 406 before Were went on to win the second round.

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This was the Kenyan star's second nomination after he was picked for the first time in the June edition but came out third behind Power Dynamos striker Alex Ngonga and eventual winner, Spencer Sautu of Green Eagles.

Were is expected to receive the trophy over the weekend when Zesco United travel to Lusaka to meet Napsa Stars.

 

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