Leicester City’s dynamic midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi, has been crowned the Young Player of the Season, marking a stellar performance in the current football season. The prestigious award ceremony took place on Tuesday night, with Ndidi triumphing over contenders Ben Chilwell and Demarai Gray.
Amidst the celebration, Shehu Abdullahi, the esteemed Bursaspor defender and fellow Super Eagles teammate of Ndidi, conveyed his heartfelt congratulations. Abdullahi took to Twitter to express his joy, stating, “Congratulations @Ndidi25.”
The ceremony also witnessed the nomination of Ndidi for the Players’ Player of the Season alongside the formidable duo of Harry Maguire and Jamie Vardy. Maguire ultimately secured the Players’ Player of the Season award, further enriching Leicester City’s honors.
In additional recognitions, team captain Wes Morgan was bestowed with the Performance of the Season award, underscoring his significant contributions to the team’s success. Meanwhile, Jamie Vardy’s spectacular volley against West Brom earned him the coveted title of the club’s Goal of the Season.
Ndidi’s impact on The Foxes this season has been undeniable, with an impressive 33 league appearances and four assists to his credit. His stellar performances have not only solidified his position as a key player but have also contributed significantly to Leicester City’s accomplishments in the current campaign. The Young Player of the Season accolade stands as a testament to Ndidi’s exceptional skill and dedication on the football pitch.