Further award for Irish midfielder
Alan Judge has received a further accolade after his remarkable season for The Bees as he has been named in the Professional Footballers' Association Team of the Season. The Irish midfielder had already been selected in the Football League Team of the Season as well as finishing third in the Sky Bet Championship Player of the Season award ahead of yesterday's announcement by the PFA.
It caps off a fantastic season for Alan which has been him score 14 goals and contribute 11 assist in 38 appearances. Alan's form saw him pick up his first cap for the Republic of Ireland in their 1-0 win over Switzerland in March before his season was ended following a tackle by Luke Hyam in the 3-1 win over Ipswich Town earlier this month.
For the first time ever there was a tie in the voting with Daniel Ayala and Michael Dawson sharing a spot in the team. The full PFA Sky Bet Championship Team of the Season is:
Tom Heaton (Burnley)
Bruno (Brighton and Hove Albion)
Daniel Ayala (Middlesbrough)/Michael Dawson (Hull City)
Michael Keane (Burnley)
George Friend (Middlesbrough)
Adam Clayton (Middlesbrough)
Alan Judge (Brentford)
Joey Barton (Burnley)
Barry Bannan (Sheffield Wednesday)
Ross McCormack (Fulham)
Andre Gray (Burnley)