A few of Africa’s most interesting footballers name the English Premier League residence.
This is a brief wrap of the very best performances by the continent’s stars in England’s top-flight over the previous weekend.
🦅 Kelechi’s hovering
Leicester’s Tremendous Eagles striker Kelechi “Seniorman” Iheanacho has been having fun with extra first-team alternatives this season and he is profiting from them. A hat-trick in opposition to Sheffield United continues a superb month for 24-year-old Iheanacho, who additionally scored at Brighton and Burnley earlier in March. That is 5 objectives in his final three EPL outings for the scientific Nigerian.
Impressively, Kelechi’s treble signifies that the final three Premier League hat-tricks have all been scored by African gamers.
🌍 The final three #EPL hat-tricks have all been scored by African gamers:
🇩🇿 Mahrez v Burnley (Nov 2020)
🇬🇦 Aubameyang v Leeds (Feb 2021)
🇳🇬 @67Kelechi v Sheff Utd (Mar 2021)
🦁 World class. pic.twitter.com/XwCNDVHos2
— Futaa.com (@Futaacom) March 15, 2021
🇿🇦 One other Bafana star is born
21-year-old Thakgalo Lehsabela has needed to wait patiently for his Leicester & Premier League debut however that second lastly arrived on Sunday. The South African attacking midfielder was launched off the bench within the Foxes’ 5-0 thumping of Sheffield United, a consequence that quickly despatched them second on the Premier League log.
Congratulations in your Leicester Metropolis debut, Khanya Leshabela! 👏 pic.twitter.com/Wms0q08O2v
— Leicester Metropolis (@LCFC) March 14, 2021
Take a extra in-depth take a look at Thakgalo Leshabela and his big moment.
🧱 The good wall of Senegal stands agency
Chelsea’s defensive makeover below Thomas Tuchel has been a mighty spectacular one, with the Blues conceding simply twice in ten Premier League matches below the German’s tutelage, with their newest shutout coming in a 0-0 draw at Leeds on Saturday.
Amazingly, Senegalese keeper Édouard Mendy now has extra clear sheets (19) for the membership in all competitions than he has conceded objectives (18).
There shall be loads of African curiosity within the closing match of the spherical when Wolves tackle Liverpool at Molineux this night.
📲 Observe Wolves vs Liverpool dwell