Hapoel Be’er Sheva’s and Nigerian international, John Ugochukwu has been named in the Israeli team of season for the just concluded campaign Ligat ha’Al.
The Nigerian international is the only African on the shortlist and was also adjudged the best foreign player in the out-going season.
27-year-old Ugochukwu, who is expected in the Super Eagles camp on Tuesday thanked God and everyone who made his debut season a memorable one.
“It is a great honour to be among the best 11 of the Season ..Thank You Great GOD,” he wrote on Twitter.
“I want to say a big thank you to GOD and my family and to everyone who made this possible. It’s an honour. GOD bless.”
Ugochukwu scored four goals in 41 games during the season in all competitions.