Adeniyi wins APFL player of the month

Gabala FK’s James Adeniyi has been named as the Azerbaijan Professional Football League’s player of the month for November.

Gabala’s James Adeniyi poses with his APFL player of the month award

The Nigerian received 52.88 percent of the vote to win the award.

Adeniyi, 25, scored in all of his side’s games in November — in the wins against Sabah and Keshla, as well as the home loss to second-placed Qarabag.

The midfielder has scored six league goals this season — just one behind top scorer Bagaliy Dabo.

He joined Gabala from Albanian outfit Skenderbeu at the start of the season.