By Hanifat Mustapha: New Super Eagles invitee Junior Ajayi has been named the best foreign player in the Egypt League.
According to the Al Ahly official website, the Nigerian forward was given the award during the annual Ahram awards held on Friday evening in Cairo.
Hi’s Al Ahly teammate Ahmed Fathi was also given the player of the year award.
Ajayi has played 44 matches and scored 16 goals since he joined Al Ahly from CS Faxien of Tunisia in 2016.
The 22 year old is in Gernot Rohr’s 28-man squad list that will play in the Super Eagles’ friendly games against Poland and Serbia later this month.