The big winners from the Dolan Warren Awards 2020

Alessandro Diamanti from Western United FC has capped off an outstanding first season in the Hyundai A-League by claiming the Johnny Warren Medal which was announced this evening from the Telstra Customer Insight Centre.

Diamanti received 34 points from a panel that included former professional players, technical experts, match officials and media representatives. He was followed by Milos Ninkovic (Sydney FC – 28 points) and Jamie Maclaren (Melbourne City FC – 25 points) with Diego Castro (Perth Glory – 23 points) and Ulises Davila (Wellington Phoenix – 23 points) in equal fourth place.

Riley McGree (Adelaide United - October), was named the Hyundai A-League Young Footballer of the Year ahead of Angus Thurgate (Newcastle Jets - November), Reno Piscopo (Wellington Phoenix - December), Cameron Devlin (Wellington Phoenix - January) Nick D'Agostino (Perth Glory - February), Matthew Millar (Newcastle Jets - March) and Tom Glover (Melbourne City FC - July/August).

Jake Hollman from Sydney FC was the Foxtel Y-League Player of the Year.

Melbourne City FC’s Head Coach, Erick Mombaerts, received the Hyundai A-League Coach of the Year Award.

Melbourne City FC’s Jamie Maclaren was the Nike Golden Boot Award winner after scoring 22 goals while Marco Tilio from Sydney FC was the top goal scorer for the Foxtel Y-League 2019/20 season with 9 goals.

Nikolai Topor-Stanley from the Newcastle Jets scored the Hyundai A-League Goal of the Year Award for his long range strike in Round 21 against Perth Glory in the 12th minute.

Andrew Redmayne (Sydney FC) collected the Hyundai A-League Goalkeeper of the Year Award.

Sydney FC also won the Hyundai A-League Fair Play Award after accruing the least number of yellow and red card points whilst Canberra United were the winners of the Foxtel Y-League Fair Play Award.

Chris Beath was awarded the Hyundai A-League Referee of the Year.

 

 

Johnny Warren Medal Voting System

The Johnny Warren Medal is the Hyundai A-League’s Player of the Year award.

The judging panel for the Johnny Warren Medal included former professional players, referees, technical experts and members of the media for the Hyundai A-League regular season.

Panel members from each of the four groups were appointed to vote on a 3-2-1 basis on every match.

A member of the following groups voted on all 143 Hyundai A-League regular season matches:

  • A former NSL and/or Hyundai A-League player
  • A member of the FFA Technical staff
  • The match officials that officiated on the game
  • A senior member of the Australian football media including FFA broadcast partners, print and radio journalists

At the end of the Hyundai A-League Season, all votes are tallied and then independently audited by leading accountancy firm Ernst & Young and the player or players who receive the most votes will be named the winner of the Johnny Warren Medal.

 

DOLAN WARREN AWARDS 2020 - FULL LIST OF WINNERS

HYUNDAI A-LEAGUE 2019/20 AWARDS

Johnny Warren Medal (Player of the Year):     Alessandro Diamanti (Western United FC)

Hyundai A-League Young Footballer of the Year:         Riley McGree (Adelaide United)

Coach of the Year:                                           Erick Mombaerts (Melbourne City FC)

Nike Golden Boot Award:                                Jamie Maclaren (Melbourne City FC) – 22 goals  

Goal of the Year:                                                        Nikolai Topor-Stanley (Newcastle Jets, Round 21 v Perth Glory)

Goalkeeper of the Year:                                             Andrew Redmayne (Sydney FC)

Fair Play Award:                                                            Sydney FC

Referee of the Year:                                                       Chris Beath         

 

Johnny Warren Medal 2019/20 - Voting – Top 5

 

Name

Club

Points

Alessandro Diamanti

Western United FC

34 points

Milos Ninkovic

Sydney FC

28 points

Jamie Maclaren

Melbourne City FC

25 points

Diego Castro

Perth Glory

23 points

Ulises Davila

Wellington Phoenix

23 points

 

 

FOXTEL Y-LEAGUE 2019/20 AWARDS

 

Foxtel Y-League Player of the Year:                                   Jake Hollman (Sydney FC)

Foxtel Y-League Golden Boot:                                           Marco Tilio (Sydney FC – 9 goals)

Foxtel Y-League Fair Play Award:                                      Canberra United

 

HYUNDAI A-LEAGUE AWARDS 2005/06 to 2018/19

 

HYUNDAI A-LEAGUE 2005/06 AWARDS

Johnny Warren Medal (Player of the Year)   Bobby Despotovski (Perth Glory)

Hyundai Rising Star Award                          Nick Ward (Perth Glory)

Reebok Golden Boot                                    Alex Brosque (Brisbane Roar – 8 goals)
Bobby Despotovski (Perth Glory – 8 goals)
Stewart Petrie (Central Coast Mariners – 8 goals)
Archie Thompson (Melbourne Victory – 8 goals)

Coach of the Year                                        Lawrie McKinna (Central Coast Mariners)

Fair Play Award                                            Perth Glory

Zurich Referee of the Year                           Mark Shield

 

HYUNDAI A-LEAGUE 2006/07 AWARDS

Johnny Warren Medal (Player of the Year)   Nick Carle (Newcastle Jets)

Rising Star Award                                        Adrian Leijer (Melbourne Victory)

Reebok Golden Boot                                    Daniel Allsopp (Melbourne Victory – 11 goals)

Goal of the Year                                           Nick Carle for (Newcastle Jets, Round 10 v Adelaide United)

Coach of the Year                                        Ernie Merrick (Melbourne Victory)

Fair Play Award                                            Perth Glory

Referee of the Year                                      Mark Shield

 

HYUNDAI A-LEAGUE 2007/08 AWARDS

Johnny Warren Medal (Player of the Year)   Joel Griffiths (Newcastle Jets)

Rising Star Award                                        Bruce Djite (Adelaide United)

Goalkeeper of the Year                                Michael Theo (Melbourne Victory)

Reebok Golden Boot                                    Joel Griffiths (Newcastle Jets) – 12 goals

Foxtel Goal of the Season                            Brendon Santalab (for Sydney FC, Round 18 v Adelaide United)

Coach of the Year                                        Gary Van Egmond (Newcastle Jets)

Fair Play Award                                            Newcastle Jets

Referee of the Year                                      Mark Shield

 

HYUNDAI A-LEAGUE 2008/09 AWARDS

Johnny Warren Medal (Player of the Year)   Shane Smeltz (Wellington Phoenix)

Rising Star Award                                        Scott Jamieson (Adelaide United)

Foreign Player of the Year                           Charlie Miller (Brisbane Roar)

Goalkeeper of the Year                                Eugene Galekovic (Adelaide United)

Golden Boot Award                                     Shane Smeltz (Wellington Phoenix) - 12 goals

Goal of the Season                                       Shane Smeltz (for Wellington Phoenix, Round 13 v Melbourne Victory)

Coach of the Year                                        Aurelio Vidmar (Adelaide United)

Fair Play Award                                            Brisbane Roar

Referee of the Year                                      Matthew Breeze

 

HYUNDAI A-LEAGUE 2009/10 AWARDS

Johnny Warren Medal (Player of the Year)   Carlos Hernandez (Melbourne Victory)

NAB Young Player of the Year                     Tommy Oar (Brisbane Roar)

Goalkeeper of the Year                                Eugene Galekovic (Adelaide United)

Golden Boot Award                                     Shane Smeltz (Wellington Phoenix) -19 goals

Solo Goal of the Year                                   Archie Thompson (for Melbourne Victory, Round 16 v Gold Coast United)

Coach of the Year                                        Ernie Merrick (Melbourne Victory)

Fair Play Award                                            Sydney FC

Referee of the Year                                      Strebre Delovski

 

HYUNDAI A-LEAGUE 2010/11 AWARDS

Johnny Warren Medal (Player of the Year)   Marcos Flores (Adelaide United)

NAB Young Footballer of the Year               Mathew Ryan (Central Coast Mariners)

Goalkeeper of the Year                                Michael Theo (Brisbane Roar)

Golden Boot Award                                     Sergio Van Dijk (Adelaide United) – 16 goals

Goal of the Year                                           Eric Paartalu (for Brisbane Roar, Round 27 v Gold Coast United)

Coach of the Year                                        Ange Postecoglou (Brisbane Roar)

Fair Play Award                                            Brisbane Roar

Referee of the Year                                      Matthew Breeze

National Youth League Player of the Year   Steven Lustica (Gold Coast United)

 

 

 

HYUNDAI A-LEAGUE 2011/12 AWARDS

Johnny Warren Medal (Player of the Year)   Thomas Broich (Brisbane Roar)

NAB Young Footballer of the Year               Mathew Ryan (Central Coast Mariners)

Goalkeeper of the Year                                Mathew Ryan (Central Coast Mariners)

Nike Golden Boot Award                              Beshart Berisha (Brisbane Roar)

Goal of the Year                                           Carlos Hernandez (for Melbourne Victory, Round 19 v Central Coast Mariners)

Coach of the Year                                        Graham Arnold (Central Coast Mariners)

Fair Play Award                                            Brisbane Roar

Referee of the Year                                      Jarred Gillett

National Youth League Player of the Year   Nick Fitzgerald (Brisbane Roar)

 

HYUNDAI A-LEAGUE 2012/13 AWARDS

Johnny Warren Medal (Player of the Year)   Marco Rojas (Melbourne Victory)

NAB Young Footballer of the Year               Marco Rojas (Melbourne Victory)

Goalkeeper of the Year                                Ante Covic (Western Sydney Wanderers)

Nike Golden Boot Award                              Daniel McBreen (Central Coast Mariners) – 17 goals

Goal of the Year                                           Marcos Flores (Melbourne Victory, Round 5 v Wellington Phoenix)

Coach of the Year                                        Tony Popovic (Western Sydney Wanderers)

Fair Play Award                                            Brisbane Roar

Referee of the Year                                      Peter Green

National Youth League Player of the Year   Awer Mabil (Adelaide United)

National Youth League Fair Play                  Brisbane Roar

 

HYUNDAI A-LEAGUE 2013/14 AWARDS

Johnny Warren Medal (Player of the Year)   Thomas Broich (Brisbane Roar)

NAB Young Footballer of the Year               Adam Taggart (Newcastle Jets)

Goalkeeper of the Year                                Eugene Galekovic (Adelaide United)

Nike Golden Boot Award                              Adam Taggart (Newcastle Jets) - 16 Goals

Goal of the Year                                           Orlando Engelaar (Melbourne Heart, Round 24 v Central Coast Mariners)

Coach of the Year                                        Mike Mulvey (Brisbane Roar)

Fair Play Award                                            Brisbane Roar

Referee of the Year                                      Peter Green

Foxtel National Youth League Player of the Year:       Brandon Borrello (Brisbane Roar)

Foxtel National Youth League Golden Boot:               Anthony Costa (Adelaide United) - 14 Goals

Foxtel National Youth League Fair Play:                     Melbourne Victory

 

HYUNDAI A-LEAGUE 2014/15 AWARDS

Johnny Warren Medal (Player of the Year)      Nathan Burns (Wellington Phoenix)

NAB Young Footballer of the Year                  James Jeggo (Adelaide United)

Coach of the Year                                            Kevin Muscat (Melbourne Victory)

Nike Golden Boot Award                                 Marc Janko (Sydney FC) - 16 Goals

Goal of the Year                                               Tarek Elrich (Adelaide United, Round 27 v Melbourne City FC)

Goalkeeper of the Year                                    Eugene Galekovic (Adelaide United)

Fair Play Award                                               Wellington Phoenix

Referee of the Year                                          Jarred Gillett

Foxtel National Youth League Player of the Year                    George Blackwood (Sydney FC) and

Liam Youlley (Western Sydney Wanderers FC)

Foxtel National Youth League Fair Play Award                       Brisbane Roar FC

 

HYUNDAI A-LEAGUE 2015/16 AWARDS

Johnny Warren Medal (Player of the Year):                             Diego Castro (Perth Glory)

Hyundai A-League NAB Young Footballer of the Year:           Jamie Maclaren (Brisbane Roar FC)

Coach of the Year:                                                                   Guillermo Amor (Adelaide United)

Nike Golden Boot Award:                                                        Bruno Fornaroli (Melbourne City FC) - 23 Goals

Goal of the Year:                                                                     Roy O’Donovan (for Central Coast Mariners, Round 25 v Adelaide United)

Goalkeeper of the Year:                                                           Thomas Sorensen (Melbourne City FC)

Fair Play Award:                                                                      Brisbane Roar FC

Referee of the Year:                                                                 Jarred Gillett

Foxtel National Youth League Player of the Year:                   Dylan Smith – Adelaide United

Foxtel National Youth League Fair Play Award:                      Brisbane Roar FC

Community Champion Award                                                 Western Sydney Wanderers FC

 

 

 

HYUNDAI A-LEAGUE 2016/17 AWARDS

Johnny Warren Medal (Player of the Year):                             Milos Ninkovic – Sydney FC

Hyundai A-League NAB Young Footballer of the Year:           Jamie Maclaren – Brisbane Roar FC

Coach of the Year:                                                                   Graham Arnold – Sydney FC

Nike Golden Boot Award:                                                        Besart Berisha – Melbourne Victory (19 Goals) and

Jamie Maclaren – Brisbane Roar FC (19 Goals)

Goal of the Year:                                                                      Tim Cahill – (for Melbourne City FC, Round 2 v Melbourne Victory)

Goalkeeper of the Year:                                                           Danny Vukovic – Sydney FC

Fair Play Award:                                                                      Central Coast Mariners

Referee of the Year:                                                                 Jarred Gillett

Foxtel National Youth League Player of the Year:                   Marc Tokich (FFA Centre of Excellence)

Foxtel National Youth League Fair Play Award:                      FFA Centre of Excellence

Foxtel National Youth League Golden Boot:                           Pierce Waring (Melbourne Victory) - 6 Goals

Community Champion Award:                                                Melbourne Victory

 

HYUNDAI A-LEAGUE 2017/18 AWARDS

Johnny Warren Medal (Player of the Year):                       Adrian Mierzejewski (Sydney FC)

Hyundai A-League NAB Young Footballer of the Year:        Daniel Arzani (Melbourne City FC)

Coach of the Year:                                           Graham Arnold (Sydney FC)

Nike Golden Boot Award:                                Bobô (Sydney FC - 27 goals)

Goal of the Year:                                                               Andrew Nabbout (for Newcastle Jets, Round 20 v Western Sydney Wanderers FC)

Goalkeeper of the Year:                                   Jamie Young (Brisbane Roar FC)

Fair Play Award:                                              Sydney FC

Referee of the Year:                                         Jarred Gillett

Community Champion Award                                           Melbourne Victory and Western Sydney Wanderers FC

Foxtel Y-League Player of the Year:                                  Louis D’Arrigo (Adelaide United)                                                               

Foxtel Y-League Golden Boot:                                                              Abraham Majok (Western Sydney Wanderers FC)

Foxtel Y-League Fair Play Award:                                                         Adelaide United

 

HYUNDAI A-LEAGUE 2018/19 AWARDS

Johnny Warren Medal (Player of the Year):     Roy Krishna (Wellington Phoenix)

Hyundai A-League NAB Young Footballer of the Year:        Chris Ikonomidis (Perth Glory)

Coach of the Year:                                           Tony Popovic (Perth Glory)

Nike Golden Boot Award:                                Roy Krishna (Wellington Phoenix – 18 goals)             

Goal of the Year:                                                               Eric Bautheac (for Brisbane Roar, Round 20 v Central Coast Mariners)

Goalkeeper of the Year:                                   Filip Kurto (Wellington Phoenix)

Fair Play Award:                                              Sydney FC

Referee of the Year:                                         Shaun Evans

Community Champion Award                                           Melbourne Victory