Another Nigerian grabs Iheanacho's jersey number at City

EPL By: Ayodeji Tunde | 11/08/2017

The famous jersey number 72 worn by Nigerian striker Kelechi Ihenacho while at Manchester City has been handed to another Nigerian player.

Via an official statement on their website late Friday night, Manchester City confirmed that they have submitted squad number list to the Premier League and 72 was allocated to  Ayotomiwa Dele-Bashiru.

Dele Basshiru 17, plays in the Central Midfield role.

The other player of Nigerian descent in the City team  Tosin Adarabioyo will wear the number 24 jersey for the season.