Iheanacho's rise at Man City doesn't look like stopping any time soon
The story of Kelechi Iheanacho’s Manchester City career is a fascinating one, a tale of hard work, discipline, technical brilliance and a rapid rise.
During his time at the Taye Academy in Imo, Nigeria, he became known as one of the top young African prospects. A number of European clubs wanted him but it was City who acted quickest and tied him to a pre-contract agreement before his 18th birthday. Porto, who had also made a move and thought they had secured a deal, were outflanked.
He went back to Nigeria for a while and was named Most Promising Talent of the Year in 2013, African... read more
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