The first half of the 2015/16 Bundesliga season will go down in history. A whole host of records were smashed in one of the most spectacular Hinrunden of all time. But who were the standout players? You picked Philipp Lahm.

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FC Bayern München's 32-year-old won by a landslide on our @Bundesliga_EN user poll, scooping 6,701 of 11,358 votes, and he also got the thumbs-up from @bundesliga_de voters, ahead of Borussia Dortmund's Matthias Ginter, FC Augsburg's Paul Verhaegh and Hamburger SV's Gotuku Sakai.


Philipp Lahm

Age: 32

Club: FC Bayern München

  • Back in his more natural position out wide as part of a back four, the FC Bayern captain is enjoying a solid, albeit somewhat unspectacular season.
  • Lahm is yet to have had a hand in a goal.
  • The veteran remains a key cog in the record titleholder’s forward movement with 93 touches per game.
  • He has misplaced just nine per cent of his passes.
  • Click here to see Lahm's first Bundesliga goal of the season.

Click here to see the first candidates for centre-back