The fabulous left back – already being tipped for England honours – has been a near ever present this season and to pick up the award in his first season is a brilliant achievement.
Cressie ran out with 35.19 of the votes and was followed in second place by Cheik Kouyate who gathered 19.29 pc of the poll. The midfielder’s Senegalese team mate, striker Diafra Sakho took third spot with 18.34 per cent.
Of the other contenders, goalkeeper Adrian took 15.08 per cent, James Collins 5,84 with the others gathering less than three per cent each.
A total of 736 people had voted in the poll when voting was closed this afternoon (Fri).
Thanks to all of you who took the time to cast your vote!