Super Eagles’ midfield dynamo Wilfred Ndidi has claimed a notable position in the Premier League’s esteemed roster of top-performing players, as revealed in Sky Sports’ latest rankings. The midfielder, representing Leicester City, secured the 23rd spot among the league’s 30 players acknowledged for their outstanding form this season.
Sky Sports’ meticulous player power rankings, updated post the league’s 32nd round of fixtures, meticulously assess each player’s performance using a sophisticated system analyzing 32 different matchday statistics. A complex points system is employed, attributing varying values to distinct positions on the field based on individual achievements during matches.
Ndidi’s consistent and impactful displays have earned him a commendable tally of 41,985 points, affirming his place among the league’s elite performers. Leading the rankings is Liverpool’s prolific forward Mohamed Salah, commanding a staggering 83,752 points, followed closely by Manchester City’s creative force Kevin De Bruyne securing the second spot with 74,746 points.
The league’s top talents fill the esteemed roster, including the likes of Harry Kane from Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero, and a quartet from Chelsea comprising Eden Hazard, Cesar Azpilicueta, Marcos Alonso, and Willian. Notable figures such as Manchester United’s Nemanja Matic and David De Gea, as well as Tottenham’s Sadio Mane and Dele Alli, also feature prominently.
Despite featuring in all 31 Premier League games for Leicester City this season, Ndidi is yet to register a league goal. Nevertheless, his consistent performances in midfield have undoubtedly solidified his standing among the league’s elite.
Sky Sports’ comprehensive assessment of player performances underscores Ndidi’s significance in Leicester’s lineup and his stature among the Premier League’s standout performers, contributing substantially to his team’s efforts across the campaign.