Sheffield news Sheffield United boss Paul Heckingbottom discusses his big Iliman Ndiaye hope PremierLeague-News.Com

PremierLeague-News.Com - Iliman Ndiaye was an unused substitute for Senegal in their defeat to the Netherlands but will be hopeful of featuring in their World Cup clash against Qatar today

Sheffield news Sheffield United boss Paul Heckingbottom discusses his big Iliman Ndiaye hope PremierLeague-News.Com

PremierLeague-News.Com - Iliman Ndiaye was an unused substitute for Senegal in their defeat to the Netherlands but will be hopeful of featuring in their World Cup clash against Qatar today

Sheffield news Sheffield United boss Paul Heckingbottom discusses his big Iliman Ndiaye hope PremierLeague-News.Com
25 November 2022 - 10:45

PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! Iliman Ndiaye has undergone a remarkable transformation over past 14 months. The 22-year-old had played precisely 11 minutes of action for Sheffield United before the start of last season, but could feature at the 2022 World Cup. It was Paul Heckingbottom who presented Ndiaye with his Premier League debut in March 2021, and it was Heckingbottom who was U23s coach when Ndiaye was plying his trade in United's youth ranks. Ndiaye, who was plucked from Boreham Wood's youth system, is now one of the star men for the Blades under Heckingbottom, with his nine goals so far this season further underlining his importance to the team. READ NEXT: Kyle Walker lifts lid on harrowing moments he witnessed growing up in Sheffield The reward for his blistering was a first international cap for Senegal in a 3-1 win over Benin in June, and the forward will have ambitions to make his World Cup bow against Qatar on Friday. He wasn't called upon in Senegal's 2-0 defeat at the hands of the Netherlands, but there will be very few prouder than Heckingbottom if Ndiaye graces football's grandest stage.

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. "Thinking back to when I first met him a few years ago and where he was, and getting to know him and his family and his journey, it's special. "If I see him come on and I am watching him, I will probably be a bit emotional. I am desperate for him to get on and play. "How he plays now in the first team and how everyone is talking about him that's what he was doing. Now he is showing it on a stage and I think he can show it on a bigger stage. Knowing his story and his journey, it's a great one" READ NEXT Remarkable story of unknown Sheffield United player who became MLS star and Pirlo team-mate Leeds United starlet and ex-Dutch international among players linked with Sheffield United moves Sheffield United notebook: Ndiaye future, Sydie Peck following Lankshear path and Jack O'Connell Huddersfield Town boss issues 'horrible' warning as Sheffield United told what to expect Visit Yorkshire Live's dedicated Sheffield United page here for all the latest news, features and opinion on the Blades

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