Enyimba midfielder Daniel Daga has emerged as the Man of the Match in his club’s 1-0 triumph over Kwara United on Sunday, November 5 at the Enyimba International Stadium.
Mbaoma Chijoke scored the solitary goal of the game in the closing stages of the first half.
Daga was selected as the Man of the Match following his superlative performance in the game.
Daga had 11 ball recoveries, one big chance created, 10 successful tackles, eight aerial duels won, seven interceptions and 90 percent pass accuracy.
The Finidi George led club revealed Daga as the winner on their X handle.
“11 ball Recoveries 1 big chance created 10 successful tackles 8 Aerial duels won 7 interceptions 90% pass Accuracy. We present our Infinix Man of the Match Daniel Daga,” the post reads.
Earlier in the day, the People’s Elephants announced their partnership deal with mobile phone brand, Infinix to introduce the Player of the match award in all their home games during the course of the 2023/24 season.
The 16 year old Daga represented Nigeria at the 2023 U-20 FIFA World Cup in Argentina.
He made five appearances for the Flying Eagles in the competition.
The youngster was linked with a move to Championship side Watford in the summer.
Enyimba are 16th on the log with seven points after four fixtures played in the NPFL.