Henrikh Mkhitaryan wins Premier League Goal of the Month for December

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has claimed the Carling Goal of the Month for December, according to the Premier League’s official website.

The Manchester United midfielder’s acrobatic scorpion kick helped his side earn a 3-1 victory over Sunderland on Boxing Day.

It was chosen as the best from a shortlist of eight goals from the combined votes of a panel of experts and the public, who picked their favourite via the Carling Tap and website.