Super Eagles goalkeeper Maduka Okoye named his club’s Player of the Season in Netherlands
The Nigerian goalkeeper was impressive last season in the Netherlands.
Okoye was impressive in the Eredivisie in the 2020/2021 season with 10 clean sheets in 28 league appearances for Sparta Rotterdam/
Fans’ vote rewarded his excellent form, and he was presented with the award by sporting director Henk van Stee on Wednesday, June 30, 2021.
“Supporters of Sparta Rotterdam were given the opportunity to vote for their Player of the Season, an election that was won by Maduka Okoye,” the club announced on their website.
“The goalkeeper, who played 28 league games and managed to keep his goal clean ten times, received the prize this morning from Henk van Stee.”
Okoye joined Sparta Rotterdam last summer after from German side Fortuna Dusseldorf.
The 21-year-old has become the first-choice goalkeeper for the Super Eagles and kept goal in five of Nigeria’s last six games with the national team.
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