Nigerian striker, Junior Ajayi is targeting his fourth goal of the season when his club, Al Ahly take on El Daklyeh in an Egyptian Premier League game today (Wednesday), Completesports.com reports.
The former Nigerian youth international who recently put pen to paper on a new three-year contract with Al Ahly until 2022 will be expected to play a crucial role.
Ajayi has, meanwhile, helped the Red Devils to clinch two consecutive Egyptian Premier League titles in the 2016/17 and 2017/18 seasons.
The attacker missed the first five months of this season due to a knee ligament injury but he has since played eight games in all competitions, netting thrice.
And since joining, Ajayi has scored a total of 24 goals in 80 matches for Al Ahly while also emerging as one of the leading marksmen on the African continent.
By Oluyemi Ogunseyin