Paul Onuachu scored a hat-trick as Genk defeated AS Eupen 4-1 in their Belgian Pro League clash at the Stadion am Kehrweg on Wednesday night, reports Completesports.com.
Onuachu gave Genk the lead for the second time in the game three minutes before the break.
The Nigeria international then scored twice from the spot in the 48th and 60th minutes respectively.
The forward has now scored 18 goals and recorded two assists in 18 league appearances for Genk this season.
He was replaced by his international teammate Cyriel Dessers in the 69th minute.
In France, Samuel Kalu and Josh Maja were in action as Girondis Bordeaux battled to a 0-0 away draw against Metz.
Maja started the game and was replaced by Jimmy Briand in the 71st minute.
Read Also: CAFCL: Enyimba Target ‘Miraculous’ Comeback Against Al-Merreikh
The 22-year-old has scored twice in 16 league appearances for Bordeaux this season.
His international teammate, Kalu took the place of Remi Oudin in the 71st minute.
The 23-year-old, who made his long-awaited return from injury has scored two goals in eight league appearances for Les Girondis this term.
Also in France Terem Moffi was on target in Lorient’s 5-2 home defeat to Monaco.
Moffi was on target in 31st minute.
He has scored thrice in 12 league appearances for Lorient this season.
By Adeboye AmosuCopyright © 2021 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.