Premier League: In-form striker Kelechi Iheanacho extends keep at Leicester Metropolis until 2024 with new contract

Premier League: In-form striker Kelechi Iheanacho extends keep at Leicester Metropolis until 2024 with new contract

Iheanacho has scored 9 occasions in his final 9 appearances in all competitions as Leicester cemented their grip on third place within the Premier League and reached the FA Cup semi-finals.

Premier League: In-form striker Kelechi Iheanacho extends stay at Leicester City till 2024 with new contract

Kelechi Iheanacho celebrates after scoring towards Manchester United. AP

London: In-form Nigeria striker Kelechi Iheanacho has signed a brand new contract with Leicester that may hold him on the Premier League membership till 2024.

Iheanacho has scored 9 occasions in his final 9 appearances in all competitions as Leicester cemented their grip on third place within the Premier League and reached the FA Cup semi-finals.

The 24-year-old, who arrived at Leicester from Manchester Metropolis in 2017, scored 5 objectives in three Premier League matches in March, incomes him the top-flight Participant of the Month prize.

“I am unable to categorical how I am feeling. I am excited, I am joyful, I am overwhelmed! It is an ideal second and I am joyful that Leicester Metropolis gave me a brand new contract,” Iheanacho advised Leicester’s web site.

“It has been a good time right here. It isn’t been straightforward, however there’s lots of people right here which might be good individuals, nice individuals to work with. They’re good individuals and so they make me really feel snug and welcome since I got here in.

“It has been actually nice being right here. It is like a household. I am joyful being right here and hopefully I can keep right here many extra years.”

Iheanacho’s tally this season of 12 has taken him to 32 objectives for Leicester in 117 video games in all competitions.

“I believe you see a younger participant enjoying on the prime of his sport,” Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers mentioned.

“I can solely converse for the 2 years I have been right here however his work, his ambition to turn into a greater participant was all the time there.

“He is an exquisite character inside the squad, continually smiling, and no matter position he is been requested to play he is performed it very properly.”

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