Nigeria’s Enyeama Named Best Goalkeeper in France for 2014

By Ifreke Inyang

Super Eagles captain Vincent Enyeama has been named as the Best Goalkeeper in France for 2014.

The Lille stopper was in brilliant form for both club and country and also made the L’Equipe Newspaper’s Best 11 Team of the Year 2014.

Others on the best 11 for 2014 include: PSG left back Sherrer Cabelino Maxwell, Grégory Van Der Wiel(PSG), Simon Kjaer (Lille), Nicolas Nkoulou (Olympique Marseille), Jérémy Toulalan (Monaco), Marco Veratti (PSG), Javier Pastore (PSG), Paul-Georges Ntep (Rennes) Zlatan Ibrahimovic (PSG) and Alexandre Lacazette (Lyon).

Enyeama is also on the final shortlist for the CAF African Footballer of the Year. The winner will be announced at the awards ceremony next Thursday. Yaya Toure and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Gabon and Borussia Dortmund are also in the running for the prize.