Super Eagles striker, Taiwo Awoniyi, made Nigeria very proud last weekend with a goal for Mainz 05.
With his club trailing 2-0 against FC Koln, the 22-year-old centre forward struck in the 61st minute to help the club to a 2-2 draw. Awoniyi’s super sub goal was followed by Malong’s equalizer on72 minutes.
“I’m really happy about scoring my first goal for Mainz! We came back very well as a team today and fought our way back into the match!”, said Awoniyi after the game.
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Whatever situation you found yourself you don't have to be despair. Taiwo Awoniyi has had game time difficult to get at Mainz 05 but he scored his first goal in the German Bundesliga and his first since May 17 2019 (exactly a year ago) on Sunday against FC Cologne. pic.twitter.com/MTn4vEg8y3— Olatunde Liadi (@OlatundeLiadi) May 18, 2020
The Liverpool loanee now has a single goal in seven appearances while his club sits 15th in the 18-club division. Up next will be a home game against RB Leipzig on Sunday.