Onyekuru excited with Galatasaray brace, brings scoring form to the Eagles camp


Super Eagles forward, Henry Onyekuru scored a brace as Turkish Super League Champions Galatasaray breezed past Keyserispor three nil away from home.




The striker on loan from English Premier League side Everton put the Turkish giants in front in the 18th minute before completing is brace in the 76th minute of the match. Omar Bayram made it three in the 88th minute to seal the game.

Galatasaray had endured some turbulent footballing weeks going five matches without a win in all competition.

Onyekuru who got booked after taking off his cloth when he scored the second goal tweeted his delight for the win, clean sheet and his brace “No better way to bounce back from the set back in the week. Great team spirit a clean sheet and two goals. All Glory to God!”

Onyekuru has been chosen by Eagles coach Gernot as replacement for the injured Odion Ighalo and his form will be a morale boost to the team ahead of the South Africa clash.


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