Forgotten Super Eagles striker Kelechi Iheanacho has been nominated for Leicester City’s Goal of the Month award for January.

The 23-year-old Nigeria international scored the solitary goal with only four minutes into the encounter which was enough to send the Foxes into the FA Cup fourth round ahead of Sky Bet Championship side Brentford at the Griffin Park after he was set up by summer arrival Dennis Praet fourth minute into the encounter.

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Iheanacho will have to battle James Maddison, Hamza Choudhury, Admiral Muskwe, Harvey Barnes, Ricardo Pereira, and Ayoze Perez for Leicester City’s Goal of the Month award after all the six players shortlisted for last month the individual prize.

Former Manchester City goal poacher hopes to get the award as the winner will be announced on Wednesday, February 12.Leicester City will travel to Molineux Stadium to face Wolverhampton Wanderers FC in the Premier League after the winter break before taking on Manchester United at the King Power Stadium.

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