Fleetwood Town midfielder Josh Morris has been named the Sky Bet League 2 Player of the Month for April.

The Blackburn Rovers loanee gave tireless displays in a central role as Fleetwood clinched a Play-Off place.

He scored his first two career goals during the month — a cleanly struck volley at Cheltenham Town and a low screamer against Wycombe Wanderers.

Fleetwood manager Graham Alexander said: "Josh has done great and he is a fantastic lad.

"He has got himself acquainted with the group quickly and has shown his qualities from day one.

"He has great ability on the ball, great awareness about the game of football and is a very good young professional footballer.

"We are really pleased to have him here and we thank Blackburn Rovers for that."

Sky Sports' Football League pundit Don Goodman said: "Morris has had a fantastic month for Fleetwood as the team went unbeaten in April.

"His winning goals against Cheltenham and Wycombe secured a Play-Off spot that gives Fleetwood a real chance of progressing to the next level."

Sky Bet Head of Football Paul Wiggins said: "Morris has had a fantastic month for Fleetwood as the team went unbeaten in April.

"His winning goals against Cheltenham and Wycombe secured a Play-Off spot."

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