Six players will compete for December's NPFL Player of the Month Award

Six players will compete for December's NPFL Player of the Month Award


Six players have been nominated for the Nigeria Premier Football League Player of the Month award for December.

The shortlisted players are Ahmed Jimoh (Gombe United), Albert Hillary (Plateau United), Jide Fatokun (Remo Stars), Samson Obi (Abia Warriors) and Yousuf Abdullahi (Kano). Pillars).

In-form winger Abdullahi Yusuf scored five goals in Kano Pillars' 5-2 victory over Gombe United in Round 11 in Kano.

Forward Albert Hillary scored six goals for Plateau United.

Veteran forward Sikir Alimi continued his goal-scoring feat for Lemostars in the league.

Alimi increased his goal tally to 11 for the month.

At Gombe United, Ahmed Jimoh's contribution from midfield has not gone unnoticed despite the team's lack of motivation from the state government.

Jimoh has scored four goals for the Savannah Scorpions this season.

Samson Obi scored four goals for Abia Warriors in the same month, paving the way for him to be named that month.

Jide Fatokun's calm performance in Remo Stars' midfield brought good results to the team.

He played in all six games for Sky Blue Stars as they sought to win their first NPFL title.

Lemostars currently lead the table with 29 points.

Award winners will be announced next week.

Source: dailypost.ng

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