Galatasaray Fans chant “Onyekuru” as he inspires 3-0 Victory


Henry Onyekuru ended a 10-game goal drought in all competitions for club and country, with a brace in Galatasaray’s 3-0 win over Kayserispor in the Super Lig on Saturday and the fans sang his name.

Onyekuru, who is on loan from Everton, last scored in August as Galatasaray routed Alanyaspor 6-0 in a league match.


His first goal on Saturday came in the opening 18 minutes as he hit a rebound from Sofiane Feghouli’s effort which was beaten away by the goalkeeper.


The Nigeria international’s second was a lot more tasty.

He raced to pick a long pass, body checked a marker and as he entered the box, side footed the ball in a chip to beat the on rushing goalkeeper.


So taken by the winger’s second goal, the travelling fans sang his name as they celebrated the lead.


Per the winger picked up a 8.2 rating, the most by any player on the night.


It was a fine response from Onyekuru who was recently called up to replace the injured Odion Ighalo for Nigeria’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against South Africa.


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