Samir Nasri has been named Barclays Player of the Month.

The Arsenal midfielder has been in sparkling form this season and started December in superb fashion with two superb solo strikes against Fulham.

He netted against Partizan Belgrade too, taking his tally for the season to 12 by the end of 2010.

Nasri was chosen as Player of the Month by the Barclays Awards Panel, which includes representatives from football's governing bodies, the media and fans.

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