London Football Awards: Alli Beats Iwobi To Young Player Of The Year Award

London Football Awards: Alli Beats Iwobi To Young Player Of The Year Award

 By Izuchukwu Okosi:

Super Eagles forward, Alex Iwobi, has lost out to Tottenham Hotspur midfielder, Dele Alli, for the prize of the Young Player of the Year at the prestigious London Football Awards for 2017 held on Thursday night, reports.

Everton youngster, Ademola Lookman is the other player of Nigerian heritage to miss out on that awed. The exciting forward was also nominated along with Iwobi, and the duo of Arsenal's Hector Bellerin and Fulham Ryan Sessegnon

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte claimed the Manager of the Year, while Tottenham Hotspur star Hugo Lloris clinched the Goalkeeper of the Year sponsored by Ideal Bathrooms.

 Eniola  Aluko was nominated for the Women’s Player of the Year and her junior brother Sone is a contender for English Football League Player of the Year.



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  • chime chinedu 1 year

    Congratulations to Dele Ali for the award. I am happy to see this because they are all Nigerians. Dele Ali. Ademola look man, Alex Iwobi . I am asking NFF to everything and bring in that young man lookman into the supper eagles of Nigeria.

  • Engr Aminu Gawu 1 year

    Congratulations to all the nominees most especially Alex Iwobi and Lookman, both are the future of Nigeria. I also wonder why Ihenacho was not nominated. Congratulations to Bellerin too.

  • Anah jude 1 year

    Man City is not a London club dat why nacho was not among. Great to see Nigerians making waves nd creating sunahmi