Nigeria's fastest ever goal record-breaker Onuachu speaks
New Super Eagles striker, Paul Ebere Onuachu, has reflected on his debut goal for Nigeria which also happened to be the fasted ever one scored after kickoff.
The 24-year-old striker who plays for Denmark’s FC Midtjylland described his goal as pleasant.
“I am very happy to score my first Nigerian goal in such a nice way, am happy about that,” he said to Today.
The Owerri-born man further explained a deeper reason the goal was special for him.
“A lot of people think that, okay, Paul scores a lot with the head and were expecting me to score with the head, but of course, am very good with my feet”.
“When I got the ball, I just told myself, Paul….just shoot with your feet and I shot it and it went in, so am so excited, it was a very good goal”.
“It means a lot for me to score, a lot of confidence for me so I just have to carry on and keep going, Onuachu concluded.
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