Nigerian players continue to make headlines in Europe’s top-5 leagues. One of the Super Eagles players has been named the Player of the Month for August.
In all fairness, the 2022-2023 season revolved around Victor Osimhen in Europe’s top-5 leagues. The Nigerian striker was on fire in all competitions for the Naples.
Osimhen dazzled impressively for Napoli in the UEFA Champions League and Serie A. The player was actually one of the top three strikers in Europe’s top-5 leagues last season.
However, another Super Eagles player has been making waves this season at his club. And he won the Player of the Month award, showing off his ability and capability.
In all fairness, Nigerians blessed to have many brilliant and talented players on their team. They are most likely to go far in the 2024 AFCON, regardless of their opponents.
Football fans don’t usually rate Nigerian players in the world of football. However, the Super Eagles are now making waves in Europe’s top-5 leagues, scoring goals.
Victor Boniface named Bundesliga Player of the Month for August. The 22-year-old Nigerian striker dazzled impressively for Bayer Leverkusen last month.
Being his debut season in the Bundesliga. He has already established himself in the league, causing havoc and destroying many teams this campaign.
Actually, the Nigerian central-forward deserved the Player of the Month award. He scored 4 goals and registered 2 assists in the Bundesliga for Bayer Leverkusen.
Surprisingly, Victor Boniface recently won the Bundesliga Rookie of the Month for August. Which means he bagged two different awards in the league at Bayer Leverkusen.
Therefore, the 22-year-old Nigerian is the second player to win the two awards after Erling Haaland. The Manchester City goal-machine made it happen in January 2020.
Former Premier League player, Harry Kane was also nominated for the POTM. However, Victor Boniface beat him to bag the Player of the Month award for August in the Bundesliga.