Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has been named the top tackler in Europe’s top five leagues comprising of La Liga, Premier League, Bundesliga, French Ligue 1 and Italian Serie A.
After 22 matches for Leicester City in the English top-flight, the midfielder has made 91 tackles, 18 more than the second best player, Everton’s Idrissa Gueye.
Wilfred Ndidi has made more successful tackles (91) than any other player in Europe’s top 5 Leagues this season.
18 more than the next. 😳 pic.twitter.com/WQR7KXE0W7
— Squawka Football (@Squawka) January 4, 2018
According to the statistics provided by Squawka, Ndidi has attempted 148 tackles and was successful in 91 during the 1,951 minutes he spent on the pitch.
The 21-year-old has been dribbled past 57 times by Premier League opponents.