Vukovic has been named Genk fans Player of the Month for January, after also earning the award in November.Β 

The Australian shot-stopper has appeared 26 times for Genk so far this season, rocketing into Socceroos contention along with other in-form goalkeeper Brad Jones.Β 

β€œIt was a very good month for the club and me personally,” Vukovic told the Genk website.Β 

β€œWe worked very hard in the camp and I think that really helped us for January and we got some very important results and qualified for the cup final now so we are really happy.”

Vukovic has kept seven cleansheets in the Jupiler Pro League, conceding 31 league goals. Genk currently sit fifth in the league, 20 points behind runaway leaders Club Brugge.Β