By El-Amisty Nobo| Follow Amisty on twitter @ElAmistyNobo

Crystal Palace shot stopper Vicente Guaita Panadero has beaten Ghanaian forward [Jordan Ayew] to win ManBetX Player of the Month for December.

Guaita [32] pulled 51% of the total votes cast from the Eagles fans having made some impressive saves for Crystal Palace. The Spaniard was received three Man of the Match award in the Eagles’s six matches in December, keeping two clean sheets in the process.

Ghanaian attacker Jordan Ayew came second on the fans’ recognition ladder with 27% of the votes cast.

Jordan has been a major pillar for Roy Hodgson’s team this December, scoring a mind blowing winner for Crystal Palace in their match against West Ham United on Boxing Day.

Guaita on receiving the award credited his teammates for their collective hard work:

“For me, it’s important this month. Another Player of the Month – I’m happy but the important thing is my team. For me, it’s the best because another goalkeeper, my mates, a lot of days their work is hard for me,” he said.

“I’m playing and my performances are good because of my mates. I’m happy for me, for my family and all the people near me. It’s good. For the fans, I need more saves because I want Crystal Palace in the Premier League next year,” he added.