Former Golden Eaglets star Olakunle Olusegun delivered an awesome performance after scoring two superb goals as Krasnodar beat Lokomotiv Moscow 3-0 in a Russian Premier League clash.

The 20-year-old Ilorin-born attacker was one of the standout players for the Golden Eaglets at the 2019 U17 Africa Cup of Nation and U17 FIFA World Cup, playing 10 games in both tournaments, scoring three goals including in their Round of 16 1–3 loss to the Netherlands in the competitions

Olusegun joined Krasnodar from Botev Plovdiv on 29 August 2021 few weeks after signing for Bulgaria’s side finds the back of the net twice in nine minutes Cristian Ramirez opened the scoring for Krasnodar in the 78th minute.

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The talented rising Nigerian star who has an awesome display of goals, power, and directness nets his first goal for Krasnodar in the 85th minute with a quick breakaway run after receiving a through pass from Nikita Krivtsov as he made his way from the left halfspace channel to the middle as he combine speed and strength to fired Lokomotiv Moscow keeper.

Olusegun’s second goal is similar to the first one he powered his way to goal with quick counter with a great composure before he slotting pass goalkeeper to give the Krasnodar the cushion they needed to keep Lokomotiv Moscow at bay.

The wins sees Krasnodar moves to fourth place in the log table with seven points from four matches, three points behind leaders Spartak Moscow.


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