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EPL: Ndidi Returns For Leicester, Iheanacho, Balogun Missing

EPL: Ndidi Returns For Leicester, Iheanacho,  Balogun Missing

Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi returned to the starting line-up for Leicester City who defeated Bournemouth 3-1 in their Premier League clash at the King Power Stadium on Saturday, rreports Completesports.com.

Ndidi, who missed the Foxes last league game against Sheffield United due to injury featured for 90 minutes in the game.

It was Ndidi’s third league appearance for Leicester City this season and he has scored once.

His international teammate, Kelechi Iheanacho was not listed for the game by the hosts.

Iheanacho has now been left out of the matchday squad by the Foxes for their last three games in all competitions.

Isaac Success featured as a substitute in Watford 1-1 away draw against Newcastle United.

Success replaced the Hornets goal scorer in the game, Will Hughes in the 71st minute.

The other Nigerian at the club, Tom Dele-Bashiru failed to make the matchday squad for Watford in the encounter.

At the Etihad Stadium, Leon Balogun was left out of the matchday squad for the fourth consecutive game as his club, Brighton&Hove Albion lost 4-0 to Manchester City.

In other fixtures, Chelsea were held to a 2-2 draw by Sheffield United at the Stamford Bridge, while West Ham United defeated Norwich City 2-0 at the London Stadium.

Crystal Palace edged their contest against Aston Villa 1-0 at the Selhurst Park.

By Adeboye Amosu

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  • IHEANACHO, if you don’t escape from cty by January transfer. Window. Your career will be irredeemably destroyed.

  • Tunnie 5 years ago

    The young man cares more concerned about acquiring a British passport than his career. God help him

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