Super Eagles' Okoye voted Rotterdam player of the year
Super Eagles goalkeeper Maduka Okoye has been voted as Sparta Rotterdam player of the year.
Your Sports Memo reports that the young Nigerian goal-keeper won the award after claiming majority of the fan votes which determined the results.
Sparta Rotterdam announced Okoye as the winner of the award via a post on their official social media pages after Okoye received his award on Wednesday morning. ” Your player of the season: Maduka Okoye,” the club posted.
Maduka Okoye made 28 appearances for the club in the Eredivisie last season and kept 10 clean sheets. His performances during the season won the hearts of the fans and they voted overwhelmingly for the 21-year-old.
The goalkeeper has reacted to claiming the award. “Happy to have been voted as your player of the season,” an elated Maduka Okoye posted on his social media page.