Lagos - The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has
nominated Golden Eaglets striker Kelechi Iheanacho for the Most Promising
Ghana’s Ebenezer Assifuah, Egypt’s Saleh Gomaa and Alexis
Yougouda of Cameroon are the other nominees in the category.
Iheanacho scored six goals to help Nigerian win the 2013
FIFA U17 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates in November, and was voted the
Most Valuable Player at the tournament.
The award will be presented during the Glo CAF Awards in
Lagos on January 9, 2014 in Lagos.