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Chukwueze Battles Messi, Courtois For LaLiga Player Of The Month Award

Chukwueze Battles Messi, Courtois For LaLiga Player Of The Month Award

Villarreal winger Samuel Chukwueze has been nominated for LaLiga Player of the Month award for April, Completesports.com reports.

The Nigeria international scored thrice in five league appearances for Villarreael in the month.

Chukwueze bagged a brace in Villarreal’s 5-1 away win against Levante and scored in the 2-1 defeat to Barcelona last weekend.

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He has scored four goals in 27 league appearances for the Yellow Submarine this term.

Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi, Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and Real Betis goalie Claudio Bravo are also in the running for the individual prize.

Athletico Madrid star Angel Correa, Fernando Pacheco of Deportivo Alaves and Sevilla midfielder Fernando Francisco Reges are the other players nominated for the award.

By Adeboye Amosu

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  • Samuel has done so well in these few weeks
    I wish he gets the award
    Although messi might get the nod
    La liga please vote my chuks lol

  • Jones 3 years ago

    Wow… What a time to be a Nigerian… Atleast our sport stars are giving us a reason to smile… Asides what’s happening in the country

  • Sorry chukzy, I wish you win but your way out of your league. But it must feel good to be nominated along side lionel messi. Good luck

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