One of those in the sports department who stumbles through the daily obstacle course of covering the Old Firm. Previously worked in Inverness, Aberdeen, and for ten years at The Sunday Herald.
Lennon said those who cast their votes – players from all four divisions, who can vote for anyone except one of their own clubmates – had failed to recognise Celtic's achievements this year.
The shortlist comprised Motherwell's Michael Higdon, Hibernian's Leigh Griffiths, Aberdeen's Niall McGinn and Andrew Shinnie of Inverness Caledonian Thistle.
When asked if any of that quartet would get into his Celtic team Lennon said: "No, none of them would. That's not having a go at them, but I've got a very good team."