Leicester City striker and Nigerian footballer, Kelechi Iheanacho has been named March’s Premier League player of the month.
The 24 year old Nigerian player scored five goals in three league appearances he made for his club, which includes a hat-trick.
Ileanacho won the award ahead of Chelsea defender Andreas Christensen, Tottenham striker Harry Kane, West Ham’s Jesse Lingard, Manchester City’s Riyad Mahrez, Leeds goalkeeper Illan Meslier, Manchester United defender Luke Shaw and Brighton’s Leandro Trossard.
He was also listed among the Premier League team of the month. Leicester will be facing Manchester City in their upcoming game and Iheanacho is expected to play against his former club.
Watch the video of Kelechi Iheanacho with his teammates, Daniel Amartey and Wilfred Ndidi after he won the Premier League Player of the Month award for March