By James Agberebi: Super Eagles and Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has been rated as the player with the most successful tackles across the top five leagues in Europe.
This was according to football news and statistics website Squawka Football.
Squawka revealed that Ndidi has made 91 successful tackles, more than any player in Europe’s top five leagues the Premier League, the Bundesliga, Serie A, LaLiga and Ligue 1.
“Wilfred Ndidi has made more successful tackles (91) than any other player in Europe’s top 5 Leagues this season. 18 more than the next,” the website wrote on their Twitter handle.
Ndidi, who joined the Foxes exactly one year ago, is one of six Leicester players (Kasper Schmeichel, Wes Morgan, Riyad Mahrez, Marc Albrighton, Harry Maguire) who have played in all 22 Premier League games so far this season.
The former Genk player, 21, joined the Foxes in January, 2017.