George Boyd cleans up at supporters’ awards

George Boyd was named Player of the Season by Burnley Supporters Groups
George Boyd was named Player of the Season by Burnley Supporters Groups

George Boyd was named Burnley Supporters’ Groups’ Player of the Year at their awards night at Turf Moor on Tuesday.

The £3m joint-club record signing from Hull City also claimed the Goal of the Season gong, voted for on the night, for his volleyed winner against Manchester City in March.

Boyd collected five supporters’ clubs’ player of the year awards in total, beating Tom Heaton, with three, while Ashley Barnes claimed two, and Danny Ings one.

The annual Special Achievement Award went to stalwart Michael Duff, in his testimonial year - his 11th season with the club - while the Janice Fretwell Award went to Burnley Supporters’ Club’s Joyce and Stefan Haluk.

The full list of winners is:

Clarets Trust - Player of the Year: George Boyd (presented by Jane Pike).

Earby Clarets - Player of the Year: Tom Heaton.

Rossendale Clarets - Goal of the Season: George Boyd v Manchester City (presented by Callum Connelly); Player of the Year: George Boyd, (presented by Keah Leyland).

London Clarets - Player of the Year: Danny Ings (presented by Grace Booth).

West Yorkshire Clarets - Champagne Moment: George Boyd v Manchester City (presented by Anne Green); Player of the Year: Ashley Barnes (presented by Martin and Sean Robinson).

Burnley FS Club - Away Player of the Year: Tom Heaton (presented by Joyce Haluk); Goal of the Season: Ashley Barnes v Spurs (presented by Ben Marney); Player of the Year: George Boyd (presented by Barrie Oliver); Janice Fretwell Award: Joyce and Stefan Haluk (presented by Gary Fretwell).

North Manchester Clarets - Player of the Year: George Boyd (presented by Janis Taylor).

Special Achievement Award announcement by Tony Scholes, presented by Earby Clarets: Michael Duff.

Barrowford Clarets - Player of the Year: George Boyd.

Boundary Clarets - Goal of the Season: George Boyd v Manchester City (presented by Sharon Edmondson); Player of the Year: Tom Heaton (presented by Charlie Conway and Paula Tanner); Presentation to Manager by Bill Hadfield.

Accrington Clarets - Home Goal of the Season: George Boyd v Manchester City (presented by Lacey-Mae Hutchinson and Braiden Watson); Away Goal of the Season: Ross Wallace v Leicester (presented by Roan Lofthouse and Arran Worden); Player of the Year: Tom Heaton (presented by Sam Anderson, Lewis Elliott, Jenson Woodhouse and Bradley Sawer).

Central Lancs Clarets - Goal of the Season: George Boyd v Manchester City (presented by Harry Bennett-Courland); Player of the Year: Ashley Barnes (presented by Joseph and Anthony Cunliffe).