By James Agberebi:
Super Eagles and Anorthosis Famagusta defender,Abdullahi Shehu, has expressed his delight after his goal was voted second best in the Cypriot first division league, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Shehu's goal was voted second best at the Cypriot First Division League award night on Thursday.
Reacting to the award, Shehu thanked his club fans, his club and the Nigeria Football Federation for their support.
The 2016 Rio Olympics bronze medal winner stated that his attention is now on his club's remaining matches and the Super Eagles.
"Good morning world. My goal was voted the second best in the Cypriot first division league. I dedicate this award to my fans. Thanks! " Abdullahi wrote in his Twitter handle.
"The moment was yesterday at the Cypriot First Division League awards night. Thanks Anorthosis FC and NFF.
"I'm excited to be named among the best at the awards night. Looking forward to the remaining league games and Super Eagles games next month."
Shehu has made 28 league appearances for Anorthosis this season, scoring two goals.
Anorthosis are currently bottom on 46 points in the six-team Cyprus Championship title playoffs.
They will be guests to Apollon Limassol on Sunday who are third in the playoffs standings on 71 points and occupy the final Europa League qualification spot.