On the evening of October 7, local time, the Chelsea club officially announced through social media that Kovacic was elected the best player of the 2019/20 season.
The 26-year-old Croatian midfielder has made 48 appearances in the 2019/20 season, including 38 starts. Last season Kovacic scored two goals and completed 3 assists. He has outstanding performance in terms of extraordinary statistics. In the Premier League last season, he tried 90 times and succeeded 77 times. The success rate reached 86%, ranking first among all Premier League players.
Kovacic started playing for the Blues in the summer of 2018 and officially signed a permanent transfer contract before last season. The transfer fee reached 45 million euros. He currently has a contract with Chelsea until June 2024.
In the dynamic announcing that Kovacic was elected the team's player of the season, Chelsea also showed the picture of the player winning the award and his wonderful performance on the court.