Super Eagles defender Kenneth Omeruo is excited to make Whoscored.com LaLiga team of the week after impressing in Leganes 0-0 home draw against Celta Vigo last Saturday, Completesports.com reports.
Omeruo was in action for the entire duration of the game at the Estadio Municipal de Butarque.
It was the Nigeria international 25th league appearance of the season for the Cucumber Growers.
The 25-year-old defender is joined in the list by Barcelona stars Lionel Messi and Jordi Alba, Levante goalkeeper Aitor Fernandez, Athletic Bilbao’s Inigo Martinez, Real Betis’ duo of Zouhair Feddal and Giovani Lo Celso.
Also included are Eibar’s Pedro Leon, Espanyol’s Sergi Darder, Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos and Real Sociedad’s Willian Jose.
Impressed by his inclusion in the list, Omeruo who is loan at Leganes from English Premier League club Chelsea took to the social media to celebrate the achievement.
“See my team mates 😂😂. Team of the week Laliga.. big deal for me.. All God. We go again Friday,”Omeruo tweeted.
Leganes who currently occupy 13th position in the table will face Sevilla in their next league game on Friday.
The centre-back is expected to be named in Nigeria’s squad to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.
By Adeboye Amosu