Wilfred Ndidi goals and assists this season – 2023/24

Wilfred Ndidi goals and assists this season – 2023/24
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Wilfred Ndidi, the formidable defensive midfielder for EFL Championship club Leicester City and a key player for the Nigeria national team, is making waves in the second tier of English football.

After spending seven seasons with Leicester City in the Premier League, where he established himself as a crucial part of the squad, Ndidi is now taking his talents to the EFL Championship.

In this 2023/24 season, Ndidi has demonstrated his versatility by not only excelling in his defensive role but also contributing significantly in attack, with 3 goals and 4 assists in all competitions.

Wilfred Ndidi: The 2023/24 season in numbers

Wilfred Ndidi's Premier League journey with Leicester City was nothing short of remarkable.

Over seven seasons in the top flight he scored 11 goals.

However, the club's relegation to the EFL Championship has provided a new challenge for both Ndidi and Leicester.

In the current 2023/24 season, Wilfred Ndidi has made 14 appearances for Leicester City across various competitions, showcasing his adaptability and importance to the team. Here's a breakdown of his impressive stats:

EFL Championship:

  • 11 appearances
  • 1 goal (scored against Southampton)
  • 3 assists

EFL Cup:

  • 3 appearances
  • 2 goals (scored against Burton Albion and Tranmere Rovers)
  • 1 assist

Wilfred Ndidi goals and assists for Super Eagles this season

Wilfred Ndidi of Leicester City in action
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In the current season, Wilfred Ndidi has continued to be a pivotal figure for the Super Eagles of Nigeria.

While his defensive prowess and ability to disrupt opposition attacks have been consistently evident, Ndidi has been working on adding goals and assists to his international record.

In his extensive career of 52 games for the Super Eagles, he is yet to find the back of the net but has made three crucial assists.

This season, Ndidi played in four games, making a significant impact by providing an assist during the Africa Cup of Nations qualification match against São Tomé and Príncipe.

His consistent performances have earned him a call-up for the October friendlies, where fans eagerly anticipate more contributions from this versatile midfielder in the Nigerian national team.

Breakdown of Wilfred Ndidi goals and assists this season

No of Goals No of Assists Opponent Competition
1 Southampton EFL Championship
1 Blackburn EFL Championship
1 Preston EFL Championship
1 Stoke City EFL Championship
1 Burton Albion EFL Cup
1 1 Tranmere Rovers EFL Cup
1 São Tomé and Príncipe Africa Cup of Nations qualification match

This article was most recently revised and updated 8 months ago

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