Enyimba FC captain Chinedu Udoji has been voted as the LBA Player for the Month for August.
The hard tackling defender beat several high profile players to the award as the likes of: Rafael Boumsong of El- Kanemi Warriors, Rabiu Ali of Kano Pillars, Christian Pyagbara of Sharks FC, Ndubuisi Ekwuruibe of Kaduna United) , Musa Najare of Warri Wolves and Victor Namo of Nasarawa United were also nominated.
Udoji was in impeccable form for Enyimba as he led the defence of the Peoples Elephant to keep five clean sheets out of seven games in August against Nembe City, Warri Wolves , Kaduna United, Gombe United and Dolphins .
Coach of Sharks FC Gbenga Ogunbote was crowned LBA Manager for the month for August, after guiding the Blue Angels away from the relegation zone and up to 12th place on the Glo Premier League table.
The former coach of Sunshine Stars beat Bayelsa United's Ladan Bosso and El Kanemi's Zachary Baraje to award as he inspired the Port Harcourt-based club to an away win over Dolphins, and a draw at Kwara United.