It is heartwarming how Kelechi Iheanacho has turned the clock regarding his career in the Nigerian national team.
Iheanacho is one of the players who have faced criticism over what they bring to the Super Eagles.
He belongs to the category of those who have one good game and four unimpressive matches in a row in the team.
The 27-year-old’s past performances for the senior national team were a reflection of his struggles at Leicester City, particularly in the harrowing years under Brendan Rodgers.
That was when he reached the landmark of being the most subbed Nigerian in the history of the Premier League.
His sumptuous finish against Egypt at the 2021 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) could be the only memorable moment Nigerian football fans hold of his time in the team since he found his breakthrough