Johnny Warren Medal

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The Johnny Warren Medal is the award given to the best player in the Hyundai A-League. It was first awarded in the National Soccer League in 1990, and upon the NSL’s demise in November 2004, was carried forward into the A-League. It is named after former Australia national football (soccer) team captain and tireless promoter of football (soccer) in Australia, Johnny Warren.

The most interesting fact about the award is that it’s voted upon by the actual players of the game. This is much different to the Brownlow Medal, AFL Football’s best and fairest award, which is voted on after each game by the umpires.

Previous Johnny Warren Medal Winners

Season Player Team
2012-13 Marco Rojas Melbourne Victory
2011-12 Thomas Broich Brisbane Roar
2010-11 Argentina Marcos Flores Adelaide United
2009-10 Costa Rica Carlos Hernandez Melbourne Victory
2008-09 New Zealand Shane Smeltz Wellington Phoenix
2007-08 Australia Joel Griffiths Newcastle Jets
2006-07 Australia Nick Carle Newcastle Jets
2005-06 Australia Bobby Despotovski Perth Glory

Latest Johnny Warren Medal News

  • How does Sydney FC’s 2017/18 stats compare to last season? Monday, 11 December 2017
    O’Donovan collided heavily with Glory Some fantastic fresh faces have stated their case to be early contenders for the Johnny Warren Medal, awarded to the best player in the league at season’s end.. […]
  • 5 reasons to watch Hyundai A-League Round 10 Monday, 11 December 2017
    O’Donovan collided heavily with Glory Some fantastic fresh faces have stated their case to be early contenders for the Johnny Warren Medal, awarded to the best player in the league at season’s end.. […]
  • Five-star Sydney FC thrash sorry Wanderers Sunday, 10 December 2017
    The Johnny Warren Medal contender’s second was a thing of brilliance, winning a foul off Jack Clisby before curling the free-kick over the wall and out of Janjetovic’s reach. But not before Brosque mi. […]
  • Sydney FC demolish Western Sydney Wanderers Saturday, 9 December 2017
    The Johnny Warren Medal contender’s second was a thing of brilliance, winning a foul off Jack Clisby before curling the free-kick over the wall and out of Janjetovic’s reach. But not before Brosqu. […]
  • A-League All Angles: Sydney FC show class; Melbourne City grab win, Mariners into top four Sunday, 3 December 2017
    But the chances don’t look all that bright with Johnny Warren medal winner Diego Castro the closest to resuming from a calf injury while goal machine Adam Taggart is still, according to the club’s. […]