By James Agberebi:
Nigerian forward, Sone Aluko, has been listed for Fulham's Man-of-the-Match award in their surprise 3-1 away win against Newcastle in the English Championship on Saturday, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
This was revealed on Fulham's official website Sunday morning.
Aluko was one of Fulham's outstanding players in the crucial win at St. James' Park which took them to seventh position in the table on 60 points, two points off the play-off spot.
Aluko provided two assists for Fulham's second and third goals scored by youngster, Ryan Sessegnon on 51 and 59 minutes.
Among the players Aluko will slug it out with for Fulham's best player against Newcastle include Scott Parker, loanee defender from Chelsea Tomas Kalas, and two-goal hero, Ryan Sessegnon.
The winner will be announced this week after fans have voted.
Aluko has so far scored six goals for Fulham this season.