‘Senior man’ Kelechi Iheanacho wins EPL player of the month
Kelechi Iheanacho has been named the best English Premier League player for the month of March.
The 24-year-old striker had a sensational run of games in the month of he scored five goals in three league appearances for Leicester City.
He also scored in three consecutive Premier League games for the first time in his career, finding the net at Burnley and Brighton before rounding off the month with a superb first Premier League hat-trick against Sheffield United at the KingPower.
He is the fourth Nigerian footballer to win the award after Jay Jay Okocha, Peter Odemwingie and Odion Ighalo.