Yerevan - Borussia Dortmund attacking midfielder has been named as Armenia's Player of the Year for 2013.

The 24-year-old earned 41 of the 54 votes from the judging panel in an award organsied by the Armenian Football Federation.

"I'm doing my best so that my country can achieve even greater things," said Mkhitaryan, who has now won the award for the last three consecutive years and four times in total. "I'd like to thank all my team-mates, without whom I wouldn't have been able to achieve anything."