Manager of the season - Alan Pardew: Roberto Mancini and Sir Alex Ferguson both deserve mentions for their part in a thrilling title race, and there are also worthy contenders in Brendan Rodgers and Paul Lambert at Swansea and Norwich. But Alan Pardew gets this award for the manner in which he turned Newcastle into a serious force in the top flight once more.
Orange's Premier League awards 2012
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Team of the season: Swansea - great to watch. City bought the title and never played to their potential aside from win over Utd. Player of the season - RVP - 39 more points that nearest rival on Fantasy Premier Lge! Managerof the season: Paul Lambert - got a bunch of lower league players to outperform big boys all year Goal of the season: Crouch - great feet for a big man :-) Bargain of the season- Sigurdsson to Swansea on loan Suprise package: Newcastle doing quite so well Spot the difference award: Harry Redknapp and Droopy Kiss and make up: Gary Neville and the football-watching public Improved hair: Assou Ekotto - briefly adopting giant afro Best comeback: Kenny Dalg- oh no, wait... Notorious tweeter: Rio Ferdinand - no, I dont want a Snickers Rio, don't you make enough money as it is?!