Tottenham Hotspur midfielder, Dele Alli, has been crowned London Young Player of the Year Award to the detriment of Nigerian youth, Alex Iwobi.
Dele, 20, who has Nigerian roots, secured the prestigious award for the second successive year – a proof of his transient ascent in the most recent two years.
This season alone, the former MK Dons star has registered 12 goals in 25 games to help Spurs to the second spot on the Premier League log.
Alli was named PFA Young Player of the Year for his stellar execution last season and was incorporated into the PFA Team of the Year.
Iwobi the African best youthful player was nominated for the award alongside Dele Alli, Arsenal’s Hector Bellerin and Fulham’s Ryan Sessegnon, while Everton young prospect Ademola Lookman a player of Nigerian heritage was also nominated for the honour.
Another Tottenham player who bagged an award was goalkeeper Hugo Lloris, his opposition was wild, with Chelsea’s Thibaut Courtois and West Ham’s Darren Randolph being alternate chosen nominee for this award category.
Chelsea, be that as it may, were the greatest victors with N’Golo Kante picking the Player of the Year while Antonio Conte went home with the Coach of the Year.
Eniola Aluko was nominated for the female footballer of the Year while her sibling Sone Aluko was additionally selected for the championship player of the year.
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