Brighton & Hove Albion goalkeeper Casper Ankergren has been named npower League 1 Player of the Month for March.

Ankergren kept six clean sheets during the month as Albion took maximum points from their eight league games.

npower Head of Sponsorship Emma Collins said: "Brighton's rock-solid defence has been a huge part of their recent success.

"I'd like to congratulate Casper on behalf of npower, and wish him and his team the best of luck for the rest of the season."

In the Championship, Reading's Ian Harte picked up the npower Player of the Month Award.

Chesterfield's Craig Davies won the npower Player of the Month Award in League 2.

The judging panel comprises Sky Sports Football League expert Peter Beagrie, Football League Head of Communications John Nagle, BBC Sport's Mark Clemmit and npower Head of Sponsorship Emma Collins.

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