Soccer: Mkhitaryan best player, Minasyan best coach in 2013

Soccer: Mkhitaryan best player, Minasyan best coach in 2013


Armenia national team and Borussia Dortmund attacking midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been recognized as Armenia’s best player in 2013.

The 24-year-old player whose transfer to the Bundesliga side worth €27.5 (about $37.8) million last summer proved to be a record for Armenian soccer gathered 244 points.

Spartak Moscow striker Movsisyan gathered 177 points and took second place, followed by his teammate Aras Ozbiliz (47 points).

Also on Tuesday the former head coach of the Armenian national team Vardan Minasyan was awarded as Armenia’s best coach of the year.