Gor Mahia striker Jacques Tuyisenge bagged the June Player of the month award after beating teammate Francis Kahata in a close contest.
The Rwandan star hit the back of the net five times to help his team record five straight wins and maintain their position on top of the table. The forward has thanked the players for their support that helped him score on a regular basis.
No one achieves success without the help of others,let me take this opportunity to thank my teammates,technical bench and Entire Gor Mahia family.Special Thanks goes to KPL and SJAK for choosing me as the best player of the month(June)⚽️💚🏆 pic.twitter.com/9b9hXLM15l— Tuyisenge Jacques (@Tuyisenge250) July 26, 2018
“I am so happy to have been recognized with this award. I have for a long time hoped to win it and it is great to finally get it. I dedicate it to my teammates who helped me achieve it. I cannot score without their input and they have really been great.
“Actually the team Gor Mahia functions because we are a unit. We play as a team and that is why we are this strong.
“I can win the golden boot this year. As a striker whenever I leave a football pitch without scoring it hurts me so I want keep scoring and exceed the current leader who is not playing here anymore.”
Tuyisenge was awarded Sh100, 000, a trophy and a 49-inch LG TV.