Tottenham Hotspur boss Harry Redknapp picks up award

Harry Redknapp is named Barclays Manager of the Month for September
Harry Redknapp has won the manager of the month award seven times

Tottenham Hotspur boss Harry Redknapp has been named Premier League manager of the month for September.

Spurs ended the month with a 100% record following wins over Wolverhampton Wanderers, Liverpool and Wigan Athletic.

Redknapp's side have moved up to sixth in the Premier League, with a game in hand over the sides above them.

Manchester City's Spanish forward David Silva, 25, was named as the player of the month.

Spurs began September with a 2-0 win at Wolves, with Emmanuel Adebayor and Jermain Defoe scoring the goals.

A week later and they beat nine-man Liverpool 4-0 at White Hart Lane and completed their run with the 2-1 win over Wigan which saw Rafael van der Vaart and Gareth Bale find the net.

It is the seventh time Redknapp has won the award, with the last occasion coming in August 2009. Only Sir Alex Ferguson (with 26), Arsene Wenger (11) and David Moyes (eight) have won more.

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