Super Eagles star wins Sky Bet Player of the Month award
Naija Players Abroad By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 12/04/2019
Super Eagles star Semi Ajayi has been named the Sky Bet Championship Player of the Month for March.The 25-year-old Nigeria international delivered outstanding performances for Rotherham United last month, scoring five goals in the English second tier football, including his brace that earned his side a 2-1 victory over Queen Park Rangers. official website after beating off competition from Norwich City's Emiliano Buendia, Leeds United's Pablo Hernandez and Sheffield United's Jack O’Connell to win his maiden Championship prize."It is a massive honour, and it is something I am really pleased to receive. I have to say though that the award is a team effort, I wouldn't be in the position to collect the award without my teammates."During the month we performed well in a number of games, picking up some vital points. It was a good all-around team effort. I am also hugely grateful to the staff, who have been brilliant.