Nigerian ace scores his 8th league goals in Crotone victory

Naija Players Abroad By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 09/11/2019

Simy Nwankwo scores his eighth goal of the season in Crotone 3-1 win over Ascoli in Italian Serie B encounter at Stadio Ezio Scida.

The 27-year-old Nigeria international scored his team’s second goal in the 34th minutes after Giovanni Crociata opened the floodgates in the 6th minutes for the home side.

Crotone were pegged back by Luca Marrone’s own goal a minute later before another own goal by Nahuel Valentini restored Crotone's two goals advantage.

Nwankwo and his teammates are second behind Benevento with 21 points from 12 games.