Iheanacho, Ndidi Seek First Final In England As Villa, Leicester Clash


Super Eagles stars, Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho will be seeking to play in their first domestic cup final in England when their club, Leicester City face Aston Villa tonight in the Carabao Cup second leg, semi-final tie at the Villa Park, Completesports.com reports

The Foxes’ needed Iheanacho’s 74th minute strike to force a 1-1 draw in the first leg at the King Palace Stadium over a fortnight ago and will be banking on the Nigerian again to score his fourth goal in the competition so far this term and his fifth against Villa in Cup competitions since he hit a hat-trick in the 2015/16 season in Manchester City’s 4-0 win in a FA Cup game at the Villa Park.

Both Ndidi and Iheanacho have not been lucky to play in any of the two domestic Cup finals in England since they moved to Queensland in 2017 and 2015 respectively.

Ndidi, who has been cleared to play tonight only got the opportunity to play in the FA…

Source: Complete Sports