EPL Awoniyi named Man of the Match in Nottingham Forest’s draw against Chelsea. After Nottingham Forest and Chelsea drew 1-1 at home on New Year’s Day, Taiwo Awoniyi, a Super Eagles attacker, was given the honor of being named Man of the Match.
Serge Aurier, a defender for Cote d’lvoire, who scored the equalizer for Nottingham Forest, had 39.7% less votes than Awoniyi.
Aurier received 28.4% of the fans’ votes.
The audience recognized Awoniyi for his outstanding overall performance in the match.
In 15 league games for Steve Cooper’s team, the 25-year-old has three goals.
With 14 points from 17 games, Forest is now third from the bottom in the Premier League rankings.
West Ham are above them and outside the relegation zone due to a worse goals difference.