If the FIFA World Cup or Africa Cup of Nations were to start now, one can be sure that the Super Eagles won’t struggle to get goals considering how the likes of Kelechi Iheanacho, Victor Osimhen Simy Nwankwo, Paul Onuachu have fared in of goal this season.
Iheanacho registered his 11th goal in 8 games as Leicester City thrashed Westbrom 3-0 at the King Power Stadium. The Super Eagles forward scored the last goal on the night as he continues his goal-scoring form.
Once again, he had Jamie Vardy to who provided the assist for his goal after the English striker scored the opener in the 23rd minute.
🇳🇬 Can't stop Kelechi 🇳🇬
It's 11 goals in 8 games for Iheanacho who continues his fine from against West Brom.
— SuperSport 🏆 (@SuperSportTV) April 22, 2021
Victor Osimhen continues his resurgence too in Serie A as he scored his 3rd goal in five games in Napoli’s 5-2 demolition of Lazio at the Estadio Armando Maradona.
Osimhen only spent less than 10 minutes on the pitch as a second-half substitute before he scored Napoli’s 5th goal on the night – his sixth of the season.
Iheanacho is now the sixth Nigerian to score 30+ goals in Premier League history.
1. Yakubu Aiyegbeni 95
2. Kanu Nwankwo 54
3. Efan Ekoku 52
4. Shola Ameobi 53
5. Peter Odemwingie 36