By Oyediji Oluwaseun Babatunde
Sports Writer, kick442.com Nigeria
Super Eagles forward, Kelechi Iheanacho has emerged as the winner of the March 2021 English Premier League Player of the Month Award.
The Leicester City player scored five goals in three English Premier League games to scoop the award which was sponsored by “EA SPORTS FIFA”.
The FIFA U-17 World Cup winner scored a goal for Leicester City on March 3, 2021, as his side played a 1-1 draw with Burnley.
He followed the goal with another one as the former English Premier League winners had a 1-2 win over Brighton and Hove Albion on March 6, 2021.
The major highlights of Iheanacho’s performances in March were his hat-trick against Sheffield United on March 14 in the course of Leicester City’s 5-0 victory followed by two goals against Manchester United in the English FA Cup.
Iheanacho thus joined Super Eagles players; Austin Jay Jay Okocha (Bolton Wanderers), Osaze Peter Odemwingie (West Bromwich Albion) and Jude Odion Ighalo (Watford) to win the English Premier League Player of the Month.
All rights reserved. This material and any other digital content on this platform may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, written, or distributed in full or in part, without written permission from our management.
This site is not responsible for the content displayed by external sites