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Ndidi Listed Among Top 23 EPL Signings In 2016/17 Season

Ndidi Listed Among Top 23 EPL Signings In 2016/17 Season

By James Agberebi:

 

Super Eagles and Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has made the  list  of top 23  players signed by English Premier League clubs best 23 in the 2016/17 season as adjudged by renowned British tabloid, Daily Star.

 

The list was published Wednesday  on dailystar.co.uk ‎

 

Ndidi's inclusion in the list was as a result of his impressive performance for Leicester after joining them from Belgian topflight club KRC Genk in January  2017.

 

Ndidi was bought as a replacement for N'Golo Kante who signed for 2016/2017 EPL champions Chelsea.

 

The former Flying Eagles star made 17 appearances for Leicester in the league, scoring two goals.

 

He was also voted Leicester City's Best Young Player of the Year.

 

He is one of the players invited by Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr for the two friendlies against Corsica and Togo on Friday, May 26 and Thursday, June 1, respectively.

 

Other players who made the list are Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Kante of Chelsea, Manchester City duo of Gabriel Jesus and Leroy Sane. and Marcos Alonso of Chelsea.

 

The list also has Arsenal's Shkodran Mustafi, Crystal Palace's Mamadou Sakho, Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Manchester United,  Victor Wanyama of Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool's Sadio Mane.

 

 

Daily Star EPL's best transfers for 2016/2017 season (In no particular order)

 

Gabriel Jesus (Palmeras to Manchester City)

 

Sadio Mane (Southampton to Liverpool)

 

Alfie Mawson (Barnsley to Swansea)

 

Zlatan Ibrahimovic (PSG to Manchester United)

 

Nathan Redmond (Norwich City to Southampton)

 

Victor Wanyama (Southampton to Tottenham Hotspur)

 

Leroy Sane (Schalke 04 to Manchester City)

 

Mamadou Sakho (Liverpool to Crystal Palace)

 

Matt Philips (QPR to West Brom)

 

Wilfred Ndidi (Genk to Leicester)

 

Shkodran Mustafi (Valencia to Arsenal)

 

Henrikh Mkhitaryan (Dortmund to Manchester United)

 

David Luiz (PSG to Chelsea)

 

Georginio Wijnaldum (Newcastle to Liverpool)

 

Fernando Llorente (Sevilla to Swansea)

 

N'Golo Kante (Leicester to Chelsea)

 

Lee Grant (Derby County to Stoke City)

 

Kamil Grosicki (Rennes to Hull City)

 

Idrissa Gueye (Aston Villa to Everton)

 

Joel Matip (Schalke 04 tp Liverpool)

 

Marcos Alonso (Fiorentina to Chelsea)

 

Joe Allen (Liverpool to Stoke City)

 

Eric Bailly (Villareal to Manchester United)

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