GUESS WHO'S THE NEW PATRICK VIERA

Wilfred Ndidi



ONYINYE WILFRED NDIDI, is a Nigerian  midfielder who plays his trade as a professional footballer in the Premiership of England. He was born on the  16th of  December 1996 in Lagos, Nigeria.

He played in the Belgian pro league in the year 2015-2017 and secured his big move to the foxes of LEICESTER CITY where he's currently thriving as a defensive midfielder.

Ndidi is well known for his combatant attribute, agility, physicality, stamina and of course his ability to pick long range passes and shots amongst other abilities.

Last season Ndidi made 123 tackles in the Premier League, the highest in the league and this season he has continued from where he stopped last season.

He's likened to Patrick Viera of France because of the aforementioned abilities coupled with his defensive discipline with rare ability to connect the defence with the attack, a skill attributed to few defensive midfielders In the game. At just 22, NDIDI can only get better and aim for the best.


BELOW IS HIS STATS OVERTIME IN THE PREMIER LEAGUE


Goals 6
Goals per match 0.06
Headed goals 1
Goals with right foot 4
Goals with left foot 1
Shots 133
Shots on target 23
Hit woodwork 4
Assists 4
Passes 4,707
Passes per match 49.55
Big chances created 3
Crosses 25
Through balls 14
Accurate long balls 218
Tackles 384
Tackle success % 64%
Blocked shots 36
Interceptions 195
Clearances 245
Headed Clearance 121
Recoveries 807
Duels won 849
Successful 50/50s 86
Aerial battles won 321
Aerial battles lost 274
Errors leading to goal 1

Is he the new Patrick Viera?

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