Wilfred Ndidi named Leicester City’s Young Player of the Season

ShareClose Comments
The 20-year-old received the award after a solid season in which he established himself in the Foxes’ squad following his arrival from Genk

Wilfred Ndidi has been named Young Player of the Season by Leicester City at the club's award ceremony on Monday.

The Nigerian has been a dynamic force in the centre of the park under Craig Shakespeare, featuring 15 times in the Premier League for the Foxes and scoring twice.

He picked up the prize ahead of England youth internationals, Demarai Gray and Ben Chilwell.

And the Nigeria international was delighted to be rewarded for his exploits.

''I feel really happy and honoured to win this,'' Ndidi told LCFC TV.

Article continues below

''I see Demarai Gray and Ben Chilwell as great players beause I never really expected the awad because of the kind of players they are. If they have more chances to play, they could have gotten this.''

Next article:
Manchester City 0 Borussia Dortmund 1: Gotze spoils Mahrez's debut in ICC opener
Next article:
Keita: I turned down Barca and Bayern for Liverpool
Next article:
Roma 'couldn't say no' to £65m Alisson offer, says Totti
Next article:
Everton & Leicester-linked Plattenhardt feels at home at Hertha
Next article:
Who will win Liga MX? Goal handicaps the Apertura title race
Close

We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy.

Show more Accept