Onuachu scores twice to becomes Nigeria’s leading
Naija Players Abroad By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 30/04/2019
Super Eagles new striker Paul Onuachu was back on a score sheet after netting a brace in FC Midtjylland away win over FC Nordsjælland in their Danish Superliga clash on Monday to becomes Nigeria leading scorer in Europe.The 24-year-old old rallied back from a goal down to win the Danish Superliga clash and ended a run of three league games without a win.Onuachu scored the equaliser in the 50th minute after Jonathan Amon had put the home team ahead in the 19th minute of play before netted the game-winning goal shortly past the hour mark with a close-range header.
Nigeria international has now scored 16 goals in 28 league appearances for FC Midtjylland this season to overtake victor Osimhen who has found back of the net 15 times for his Belgium club but stars are fighting to make a claim to a position in Gernot Rohr team to 2019 AFCON in Egypt.
Paul Onuachu must go to 2019 AFCON finals @NGSuperEagles need a striker like him.He has the skillset of a 5ft 11in midfielder while he is actually a 6ft 7in strikerHe scored 2 goals in Midtjylland comeback win against Nordsjaelland.This is his 1st.pic.twitter.com/4pZAyiEAGV — Tope Adefala (@1topham) April 29, 2019