Slavia striker Jan Kuchta met the top form in January scoring two goals in the opening game against Olomouc, adding one more against Příbram and scoring a hat-trick away in Zlín. He topped his performances with a goal against Jablonec and with overall 7 goals and 1 assist in a single month he won the fans’ voting.
Kuchta was not the only Slavia player nominated for the award. Abdallah Sima who scored 3 goals and added 2 assists in 4 January league games appeared among 3 players to choose from.
Jindřich Trpišovský was successful among managers. Slavia wan all 4 January league games with 15 goals scored and 4 conceded. The team also qualified for the MOL Cup Round of 16 with a 4-1 won against Dukla Prague.