After his outstanding debut season in Germany, Bundesliga fans have voted in their droves for Bayer 04 Leverkusen's Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez to partner Robert Lewandowski up front and complete the Bundesliga Team of the Season for 2015/16. Leverkusen's 'little pea' scored 17 goals in 28 appearances since arriving at Leverkusen last September, and in our Twitter polls on @bundesliga_EN and @bundesliga_de, he took home an astronomical 80 per cent per cent of the vote.
The FC Bayern man finished top of the Bundesliga goalscoring charts and also emerged at the head of your vote. As with the hunt for the Torjägerkanone, it came down to a duel with Borussia Dortmund’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang – the Bayern man amassing 52 per cent of the vote to his rival’s 43. Borussia Mönchengladbach’s Raffael was third (3 per cent) with 1. FC Köln goalgetter Anthony Modeste fourth (2 per cent).
The Borussia Dortmund man's impish promptings convinced you to give him impressive backing. The Japan international finished on top in both the @bundesliga_EN and @bundesliga_de votes, claiming a combined 50 per cent of the vote to beat FC Bayern’s Thomas Müller into second place (38 per cent). FC Schalke 04 prodigy Leroy Sane took third (8 per cent) with Hertha Berlin’s Vladimir Darida fourth (4 per cent).
Mkhitaryan has been rewarded for a consistently brilliant campaign in which he has so far notched 11 goals and 15 assists for Borussia Dortmund. The 27-year-old earned 54.94 per cent of the combined ballot, a figure was than double that of his closest challenger, Kingsley Coman of FC Bayern München, with Bayer 04 Leverkusen's Karim Bellarabi and 1. FSV Mainz 05's Jairo Samperio finishing third and fourth respectively.
Reus beat off stiff competition to win the contest by claiming 47.8 per cent of the overall vote, after a season that has seen him score 11 goals and provide three assists heading into Matchday 34's game at home to 1. FC Köln. That was well ahead of FC Bayern München's Brazil international Douglas Costa, Borussia Mönchengladbach's USA winger Fabian Johnson and 1. FSV Mainz 05's Jairo Samperio.
Chile midfielder Vidal, a firm favourite at FC Bayern München after his summer move from Juventus, has established himself as a key part in the heart of the Bavarians' midfield. The 28-year-old took home almost half the overall vote (46 per cent) and was the clear winner ahead of Borussia Dortmund's Ilkay Gündogan. Borussia Mönchengladbach's sensational youngster Mahmoud Dahoud came third, followed by 1. FSV Mainz 05's Julian Baumgartlinger.
Hummels joins future FC Bayern München team-mate Jerome Boateng at the heart of defence. The Dortmund captain claimed a combined total of 66 per cent of the vote from the @bundesliga_EN and @bundesliga_de users after a stellar domestic campaign. Borussia Mönchengladbach's Andreas Christensen, on loan from Chelsea FC, edged into second place with 12 per cent of the votes, while there was no separating Ömer Toprak and Joel Matip as they both notched up 11 percent of the combined votes.
Boateng was the overwhelming victor in the first centre-back vote, taking a massive 55 per cent of the combined vote on the English and German Twitter accounts. Bayer 04 Leverkusen's Jonathan Tah was a distant second (17 per cent), just a few votes ahead of SV Darmstadt 98's Aytac Sulu (17 per cent) with John Anthony Brooks of Hertha Berlin completing the field (11 per cent).
The Poland international lost out to FC Bayern München captain Philipp Lahm in the @bundesliga_EN poll, but came out on top in the @bundesliga_de ballot to scrape a narrowly superior share of the combined votes (44 per cent to Lahm's 41.5 per cent). Hertha Berlin's Mitchell Weiser was a distant third (eight per cent), with FC Augsburg captain Paul Verhaegh bringing up the rear (6.5 per cent).
The towering custodian received a combined total of 52.5 per cent of the votes on both the @Bundesliga_EN and @bundesliga_de Twitter channels, putting him some way ahead of his closest challenger, Bayer 04 Leverkusen stopper Bernd Leno, on 25.5 per cent. There was a tie for third place, with 1. FSV Mainz 05's Loris Karius and 1. FC Köln's Timo Horn each registering 11 per cent in the polls.