Theo Walcott is the EA SPORTS Player of the Month.

The England international has won the official Club award for the third consecutive month after a scintillating run of form in December.

Walcott scored four goals in five appearances, including a top-class hat-trick in the 7-3 victory over Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium.

An Henry-esque finish got him started and he doubled his tally with a well-placed shot into the top corner before completing his treble with a jinking run and clever finish.

Walcott was also on target in the 5-2 win at Reading before Christmas, making the most of his chance in a central role. The England star now has 14 goals in just 12 starts in all competitions this season.

Walcott won our December poll by a landslide, finishing more than 40 per cent clear of Jack Wilshere with Santi Cazorla in third place.

December Player of the Month - Results

Player % of votes
Theo Walcott 67.1
Jack Wilshere 15.7
Santi Cazorla 10.5
Other 6.7

Arsenal fan Charlotte Moss, 20, from Canterbury in Kent, has won the chance to present Theo with his award before the Manchester City game at Emirates Stadium.

She will also receive two tickets to that match.

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