Leicester City striker, Kelechi Iheanacho has won March’s Premier League player of the month. This stems from his remarkable performances during matches played in the month. The Nigerian international, scored five goals in three top-flight league appearances. The 24-year-old also scored his first Premier League hat-trick against Sheffield United.
The young He beat 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, to win the award. This is the first of such award in his Premier League career. And he has become the fourth Nigeria player to win the award