Kelechi Iheanacho's third goal against Aston Villa has been nominated for the Manchester City Goal of the Month for January.
The Manchester City teen star will battle Sergio Aguero whom he lost out to in the player of the month award, Yaya Toure, Kevin De Bruyne, David Silva and three U-18 players for the award: Rodney Kongolo, Angelino,Aleix Garcia Ibrahim Diaz.
The Nigerian international scored four goals and provided three assists in just four appearances in January.
Iheanacho is expected to be called up for next month's 2017 African Cup of Nations qualifier against Egypt next month in Kaduna.
He has scored eight goals in 20 appearances for Manchester City so far this season as they stay in contention for all four trophies this season.Watch The Premier League Live!! with EXPRESSVPN the #1 Trusted Name in VPN