Super Eagles’ and CD Nacional of Portugal midfielder, Alhassan Ibrahim has expressed joy after picking his first Man of the Match award for Nacional in their hard-fought goalless draw away at Feirense, reports.
Alhassan started his 4th consecutive league game of the season, impressing in the clash as he helped the Premier Liga strugglers to earn a point which lifted them off the foot of the table.
The former Akwa United star was on for the entire match duration, earning a game rating of 7.8, completing 74% of his passes, winning seven of his 11 duels contested, making 5 interceptions and also winning four of his 5 tackles.
“Tough game for the team today. Would have been great to pick 3 points but the draw will do. We fought hard, I even have a few stitches and probably a nice scar to prove it!!! Picked up my first Man of the Match award. I thank God,” Alhassan posted afterwards.