Iheanacho wins Man of The Match at Leicester City

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Nigerian forward Kelechi Iheanacho was honoured with Man of the Match award as he scored his third league goal of the campaign in Leicester City’s 2-1 win over West Ham on Saturday night.

The Super Eagles star in his second league start of the season put the Foxes ahead in 40th minute via a cushioned header, but Pablo Fornals restored parity for West Ham on the stroke of half-time.

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However, Demarai Gray’s finish in the 56th minute sealed the three points for Brendan Rodgers side at the Olympic Stadium in London.

Despite scoring the winner, the England international missed out on the fans man of the match award with Kelechi Iheanacho taking home the honour.

The Super Eagles star was voted as the star of the encounter, picking up 38% of the votes ahead of Gray who got 28%.

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