By Kieran Lynch For Mailonline
Published: 18:10 BST, 13 September 2020 | Updated: 01:58 BST, 14 September 2020
Alex Albon thanked his Red Bull team for their confidence in him, after he scored his maiden Formula One podium at the Tuscan Grand Prix.
The British-born Thai driver produced a daring move around the outside of Renault's Daniel Ricciardo to seal third place, finishing not far behind the Mercedes duo of Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas.
It comes at the right time for Albon, who has struggled this season in the Red Bull in comparison to his team-mate Max Verstappen.
Alex Albon was delighted after taking his first ever F1 podium at the Tuscan GP with 3rd place
He had to fight for the podium, passing Daniel Ricciardo for the position with eight laps to go
Pierre Gasly's victory for the Red Bull feeder team AlphaTauri at the Italian Grand Prix last week only piled more pressure onto the 24-year-old.
After Albon crossed the line to take