Super Eagles’ wonder kid, Samuel Chukwueze has been named in the LaLiga Team of the Month of November as compiled by after the Nigerian scored twice to help Villarreal go unbeaten through out the month, reports.
In a month where he made both his LaLiga and Super Eagles’ debut, he impressed in his first start against Levante before scoring his first goal seven days later in a 2-2 draw against Rayo Vallecano.
He then followed it up with his first call-up to the Super Eagles before making his debut against Uganda in Uyo. He, however, returned to club action four days later to score his second league goal, netting what proved to be the winner in his side’s 2-1 win over Real Betis.
His impressive start has however not gone unnoticed with the 19-year-old earning a monthly rating of 7.69, joining Argentine great and five-time Ballon ‘d Or winner Lionel Messi (8.80) to lead the attack in a 4-4-2 formation with Real Sociedad Adnan Januzaj scooping the Player of the Month.
Full Team:
Yassine Bounou (7.68)
Ruben Pena (7.48)
Bernardo Espinosa (7.63)
Sergio Ramos (7.52)
Theo Hernandez (7.51)
Brais Mendez (7.63)
Adnan Januzaj (8.01)
Giovani Lo Celso (7.91)
Junior Firpo (7.68)
Samuel Chukwueze (7.69)
Lionel Messi (8.80)