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Perkins shortlisted for April Premier League 2 Player of the Month

Sonny Perkins has been nominated for the Premier League 2 Player of the Month for April. 

Perkins has been in fine goalscoring form all season and continued an incredible campaign in front of goal during April, scoring three goals and providing an assist in four league outings last month. 

The 18-year-old opened April with a fine finish and an assist in the 3-1 victory at Rush Green Stadium over Tottenham Hotspur, while also finding the net twice in an exciting 4-3 victory away to Everton at the end of the month.

The forward also netted in the Premier League Cup round of 16, scoring from the penalty spot in a comprehensive 5-1 victory over Leeds United. 

Perkins has scored 13 times in all competitions for West Ham United U23s this campaign. 

The West Ham United attacker is nominated for the April Premier League 2 Player of the Month alongside Manchester City duo Cole Palmer and Liam Delap, Manchester United's Alejandro Garnacho, Jack Bearne of Liverpool, Mika Biereth of Arsenal, Leicester City's Lewis Brunt and Leeds United's Crysencio Summerville.

The winner will be announced in due course.