Imade, Kumaga Suur nominated for LBA's January Player of the Month

NPFL Imade, Kumaga Suur nominated for LBA's January Player of the Month

Jidechi Chidiezie 11:38 - 31.01.2023

Imade Osarenkhoe so far, leads the NPFL scoring chart having scored a goal in all four games he's played in this season.

Bendel Insurance's trio of Imade Osarenkhoe, Ismael Sarki and Amas Obasogie have been nominated by the League Bloggers Awards (LBA) for the NPFL Player of the Month for January 2023.

The monthly award - alongside the Coach of the Month, is designed to recognize the the efforts of best performing players in the Nigeria Premier Football League.

Osarenkhoe - the highest scoring player in the 2023 season, was revealed on Tuesday, to have been shortlisted by the LBA alongside five other players.

Nominated players for January award

Joseph Atule (Lobi Stars)

Socred one goal and made four assists in four matches

v Rangers: 1 goal

v Abia Warriors : 1 assist

v Bayelsa United: 3 assists

Ifeanyi Onyebuchi (Plateau United)

Scored three goals in four matches from his centreback position

v Shooting Stars: 2 goals

v Enyimba: 1 goal

Amas Obasogie (Bendel Insurance)

Kept clean sheets in three out of four matches including two on the road at Akwa United and Kwara United. Only conceded via a penalty.

Imade Oserenkhoe: (Bendel Insurance)

Scored a goal in every game he played in. Current top scorer in the league with four goals..

v Akwa United: 1 goal

v Plateau United: 1 goal

v Kwara United: 1 goal

v Remo Stars: 1 goal

Ismael Sarki (Bendel Insurance)

Helped his team to victories by scoring in three of the four matches he played in.

v Akwa United: 1

v Plateau United: 1

v Remo Stars: 1

Kumaga Suur (Lobi Stars)

Scored in two of the three matches he played in for his side.

v Abia Warriors: 1 goal

v Bayelsa United: 2 goals

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