Why Iheanacho Is Still A Great Acquisition At Leicester City


Nigeria forward Kelechi Iheanacho started the 2019/2020 on a slow note, failing to make the matchday squads in most of Leicester City games before forcing his way back into the team towards the end of the year.

Iheanacho, who started his career as a midfielder joined Leicester City from Manchester City in 2017 , having come through the youth academy at the club.

The 23-year-old played 64 games in two years at City. He scored 21 goals and recorded eight assists before linking up with Leicester.

This season, Ịheanacho has scored eight goals and produced four assists in just 937 minutes of playing time.

Even with Jamie Vardy’s scoring-streak this campaign, the Nigerian has produced some impressive performances for the Filberts.

According to a scouting report in footballanalysis.com, Iheanacho remain a key component of the Leicester City team.

“When Leicester have the ball, Rodgers likes his forward(s) to be their most advanced player(s). It means the strikers are…

Source: Complete Sports